Miniature head of Augustus.

Ivory.
Inv. No. 23.160.78.

New York, the Metropolitan Museum of Art

Description:
This tiny portrait of the Roman emperor Augustus is only a couple of inches high, carved from ivory, and now in the collections of the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York.
Credits:
2010. Photo, text: Roger B. Ulrich.
RUSSIAN

You can mark the fragmens interesting for you and they will be accessible by the unique link in the address bar of the browser.

THE GALLERY OF ANCIENT ART
Keywords: ivory male portrait head of the roman emperor Octavian August Octavianus Augustus Ottaviano Augusto Julio-Claudian dynasty dinastia giulio-claudia Julii-Claudii Inv No 23 160 78
HISTORY OF ANCIENT ROME