Portrait of Gordian III
Luni marble. 238—244 CE.
Inv. No. MC 995.
Rome, Capitoline Museums, Palazzo dei Conservatori Photo by Sergey Sosnovskiy

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.
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