Tiberius. Detail of the statue.

Marble. Mid 1st century CE.
Inv. No. 9961.

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

Origin:
From the theater of Caere (Cerveteri), 1840.
Literature:
Niemeyer, 105, no. 87, pl. 29, 3; Dähn, 65—66, no. 10; Maderna 166—167, JT 4, pl. 7, 1; Rose, Dynastic Commemoration, 83, no. 5, pls. 71—72; Boschung, Gens Augusta, 85—86, no. 25, 2, pls. 70, 1; 71, 1.
Credits:
(ρρ) 2009. Photo: Olga Lyubimova (CC BY-SA 4.0).
Text: Hendersen J. Telling tales on Caesar: Roman stories from Phaedrus. Oxford University Press, 2001. P. viii.
Text: Hallett Ch. H. The Roman nude: heroic portrait statuary 200 B.C.-A.D. 300. Oxford University Press, 2005. P. 318.

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THE GALLERY OF ANCIENT ART
Keywords: marble cloak oak civic wreath corona civica male portrait Julio-Claudian dynasty dinastia giulio-claudia Julii-Claudii emperor Tiberuis I Inv No 9950 from Caere Cerveteri
HISTORY OF ANCIENT ROME