Term of Perikles
Marble. Roman copy of the 2nd cent. CE after a Greek original ca. 425 BCE by Kresilas.
Cat. No. 525.
Rome, Vatican Museums, Pius-Clementine Museum, Room of the Muses, 44

Term of Perikles.

Marble. Roman copy of the 2nd cent. CE after a Greek original ca. 425 BCE by Kresilas.
Cat. No. 525.

Rome, Vatican Museums, Pius-Clementine Museum, Room of the Muses, 44
(Musei Vaticani, Museo Pio-Clementino)

Description:
Restorations: tip of the nose and portions of the visor.
Literature:
Helbig, Führer durch die Antikensammlungen Roms, 288;
Arndt-Bruckmann, Griechische und römische Porträts, 413/414;
Bernoulli, Griechische Ikonographie, I, p. 106 et seq., Pl. XI.
Credits:
1912. Photo, text: A. Hekler. Greek and Roman portraits. London. William Heinemann, 1912, Pl. 4 b.
Keywords: marble inscribed male portrait herm herma herme term erma of an Athenian strategos general Perikles Pericles Pericle Corinthian helmet head-piece headpiece beard sculptor Kresilas Cresila Greek inscription Inv No 269 SM 44 Cat No 525 Hekler 4b 4 b
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