Marble. 3050 CE.
Height 45 cm.
Inv. No. 749.
Copenhagen, New Carlsberg Glyptotek
(Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek)
THE GALLERY OF ANCIENT ART
Found in the Licinian Tomb in Rome.
This portrait of a mature man may represent Marcus Licinius Crassus, who, like Pompey, was an ancestor of the Licinius Crassus Frugi who built the burial chamber from which the portraits come.
Keywords: marble male bust portrait Roman Licinii Licinia Marcus Licinius Crassus Calpurnii Calpurnia Lucius Calpurnius Piso Pontifex from the Licinian tomb of Licinii Inv No 749