Roman Portrait of a Woman.

Marble. Age of Augustus.
Inv. No. 99.345.

Boston, Museum of Fine Arts

Roman portrait of a woman in the Boston Museum of Fine Arts (MFA) dated by the museum to the reign of Augustus (27 B.C.  A.D. 14). The hairstyle is similar to that seen on portrait of the empress Livia, wife of Augustus.
2009. Photo: Roger B. Ulrich.
Text: museum inscription to the sculpture.
Keywords: roman portrait of an unknown woman lady bust marble female hairdo hairstyle coiffure Inv No 99 345
History of Ancient Rome