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 (?).
THE GALLERY OF ANCIENT ART
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