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.
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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
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