Vergilius?
Marble.
Late 1st century BCE — early 2nd century CE.
Rome, Vatican Museums, Gregorian Profane MuseumInv. No. 10163.Photo by Sergey Sosnovskiy

Vergilius?

Marble.
Late 1st century BCE — early 2nd century CE.
Inv. No. 10163.

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

Description:
It has been suggested that the subject is Virgil, though there is unfortunately no proof.
Credits:
(сс) 2008. Photo: Sergey Sosnovskiy (CC BY-SA 4.0).
Text: museum inscription to the sculpture.
© 2005 Text of inscription: Guide to the Vatican: Museums and City. Edizioni Musei Vaticani, p. 146.

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History of Ancient Rome