Portrait of Sabina?
Marble. Ca. 112128 CE.
Inv. No. 22.139.2.
New York, the Metropolitan Museum of Art Photo by Roger B. Ulrich

Portrait of Sabina?

Marble. Ca. 112128 CE.
Inv. No. 22.139.2.

New York, the Metropolitan Museum of Art

Origin:
Rogers Fund, 1922.
Description:
Roman marble portrait, an over life-sized head, perhaps of Sabina, the wife of the emperor Hadrian. Dated by the museum of ca. A.D. 112-128. Here the empress may be compared to the goddess Venus.
Credits:
2010. Photo, text: Roger B. Ulrich.
Keywords: marble marmor marmo testa ritratto femminile of a lady noble woman roman empress Vibia Sabina patrician female hairdo hairstyle Inv No 22 139 2
History of Ancient Rome