Bust of Tiberius
Greek marble. Ca. 3235 CE.
Inv. No. 143.
Venice, National Archaeological Museum Photo by Egisto Sani

Bust of Tiberius.

Greek marble. Ca. 3235 CE.
Inv. No. 143.

Venice, National Archaeological Museum
(Museo archeologico nazionale di Venezia)

Origin:
From the Giovanni Grimani collection under the testament, 1586.
Description:
The bust depicts Tiberius at a mature age, and dated about 32-35 DC This portrait was carved with great artistic talent, and, according to many experts, this is surely one of the most beautiful portraits of the emperor Tiberius.
Credits:
2013. Photo, text: Egisto Sani.
Keywords: Greek marble marmo busto ritratto maschile male portrait bust of the roman emperor Tiberius imperatore romano Tiberio Julio-Claudian dynasty dinastia giulio-claudia Julii-Claudii from the Giovanni Grimani collection Inv No 143
History of Ancient Rome