Roman.

Marble. 30—50 CE.
Height 45 cm.
Inv. No. 749.

Copenhagen, New Carlsberg Glyptotek
(Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek)

Origin:
Found in the Licinian Tomb in Rome.
Description:
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.
Credits:
(ρρ) 2008. Photo: Sergey Sosnovskiy (CC BY-SA 4.0).
Text: museum inscription to the sculpture.

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THE GALLERY OF ANCIENT ART
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
HISTORY OF ANCIENT ROME