Poppaea, the second wife of Nero
Marble. Rome, Capitoline Museums, Palazzo dei Conservatori, Hall of Captains

Poppaea, the second wife of Nero.

Marble.

Rome, Capitoline Museums, Palazzo dei Conservatori, Hall of Captains
(Musei capitolini, Palazzo dei Conservatori, Sala dei Capitani)

Origin:
Formerly in the Museo Capitolino, Stanza degli Imperatori 17.
Credits:
Photo album of sculptures of the Capitoline Museums (second half of the 19th cent.). St. Petersburg University’s chair of ancient history (inv. no. 121). Photo no. 17 (10 × 14 cm).
The photographer is unknown.
Inscription on the photo: 17 — POPPEA SECONDA MOGLIE DI NERONE.
Number on the base: 17 (?).
Keywords: phrygian marble pavonazzetto female portrait bust busto ritratto femminile Poppaea Sabina female hairdo hairstyle the Albani collection Inv No MC 404 MC404
History of Ancient Rome