Unknown Roman. (Gnaeus Domitius Ahenobarbus, consul 32 BCE?).

Head not belonging to the statue.
Marble. Third quarter of the 1st century BCE.
Inv. No. 10473.

Rome, Vatican Museums, Gregorian Profane Museum
(Musei Vaticani, Museo gregoriano profano)

Origin:
There is no information about the provenance of the head. We know only that it had been in one of the storerooms of the Vatican before being joined with the present body.
Literature:
A. Giuliano, Catalogo dei ritratti romani del Museo Profano Lateranense (Vatican City 1957) 6—7, cat. 7, no. 737, pls. 4, 7a—b.
Helbig4 I (1963) 818, no. 1138 (H. von Heintze).
J. Pollini, The Cartoceto Bronzes: Portraits of a Roman Aristocratic Family of the Late First Century B. C. American Journal of Archaeology, Vol. 97, No. 3 (Jul., 1993), pp. 423—446.
Credits:
(ρρ) 2008. Photo: Sergey Sosnovskiy (CC BY-SA 4.0).
© 1993. J. Pollini, The Cartoceto Bronzes: Portraits of a Roman Aristocratic Family of the Late First Century B. C. American Journal of Archaeology, Vol. 97, No. 3 (Jul., 1993), pp. 431—432.

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