Roman portrait of a young male.

Marble. Ca. 140160 CE.
Inv. No. 2000.12.1.

New Haven (USA), Yale University Art Gallery

Description:
Roman marble portrait of a young male. Dated by the Yale University Art gallery to ca. A.D. 140160. YUAG inv. 2000.12.1. A crown of foliage is depicted on the deeply-drilled hair; thus the museum suggests that the portrait is that of an Olympic victor of the Roman period.
Credits:
2009. Photo: Roger B. Ulrich.
Text: museum inscription to the sculpture.
THE GALLERY OF ANCIENT ART
Keywords: roman portrait of an unknown male bust marble male hairdo hairstyle crown of foliage Olympic victor Inv No 2000 12 1
HISTORY OF ANCIENT ROME