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:
(ρρ) 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.
THE GALLERY OF ANCIENT ART
Keywords: marble portrait head Unknown Roman Publius Vergilius Maro Vergil Virgil Virgilio Quintus Ennius poet ritratto maschile busto male portrait bust of a man Inv No 10163
HISTORY OF ANCIENT ROME