Portrait of Nero Claudius Drusus?
Marble. Ca. 20 BCE.
Inv. No. 88.346.
Boston, Museum of Fine Arts Photo by Roger B. Ulrich

Portrait of Nero Claudius Drusus?

Marble. Ca. 20 BCE.
Inv. No. 88.346.

Boston, Museum of Fine Arts

Description:
Roman portrait, perhaps of the brother of Tiberius: Nero Claudius Drusus. Dated by the Boston Museum of Fine Arts to ca. 20 B.C. The presence of a veil indicates that Drusus is depicted here as a priest.
Credits:
2009. Photo: Roger B. Ulrich.
Text: museum inscription to the sculpture.
Keywords: marble bust male portrait Julio-Claudian dynasty dinastia giulio-claudia Julii-Claudii Drusus the Elder Nero Claudius Drusus Senior Nero Claudius Drusus Senior priest veil toga togatus Inv No 88346
History of Ancient Rome