Head of the emperor Nero
From the colossal statue, height ca. 2.40 m.
Marble. After 64 CE.
Height 45 cm.
Inv. No. 321.
Munich, Glyptotek Photo by Sergey Sosnovskiy

Head of the emperor Nero.

From the colossal statue, height ca. 2.40 m.
Marble. After 64 CE.
Height 45 cm.
Inv. No. 321.

Munich, Glyptotek

Origin:
Rome, Palazzo Ruspoli. Purchased in 1811.
Credits:
(ρρ) 2008. Photo: Sergey Sosnovskiy (CC BY-SA 4.0).
Text: museum inscription to the sculpture; Ohly D. The Munich Glyptothek. Greek and Roman Sculpture. Beck C. H., München, 2002, p. 158.

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History of Ancient Rome