Portrait of Gordian III.

Luni marble. 238—244 CE.
Inv. No. MC 995.

Rome, Capitoline Museums, Palazzo dei Conservatori
(Musei capitolini, Palazzo dei Conservatori)

Origin:
Found in the area of the Via Mamiani, on the Esquiline.
Description:
The young emperor, who died when he was only nineteen, is here represented in a juvenile portrait, dated to the early years of his reign.
Credits:
(ρρ) 2006. Photo: Sergey Sosnovskiy (CC BY-SA 4.0).
Text: museum inscription to the sculpture.
THE GALLERY OF ANCIENT ART
Keywords: Luna marble Luni marble marmo lunense ritratto maschile busto male portrait bust of the roman emperor Gordian Gordianus III Pius Inv No MC995 MC 995
HISTORY OF ANCIENT ROME