Roman portrait of a young male
Marble. Ca. 140—160 CE. New Haven (USA), Yale University Art GalleryInv. No. 2000.12.1.Photo by Roger B. Ulrich

Roman portrait of a young male.

Marble. Ca. 140—160 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. 140—160. 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.
Keywords: γλυπτική sculptura sculpture sculptural scultura skulptur ρωμαϊκό roman romana romano romani römisch römische römisches römischen römischer romain romaine romains romaines απεικόνιση portrait portraiture ritratto ritrattistica porträtmalerei porträt roman romana römisches romain roman portrait of an unknown male bust marble male hairdo hairstyle crown of foliage olympic victor inv no 2000 12 1 inv no 2000.12.1
History of Ancient Rome