Bust of Tiberius
Greek marble.
Ca. 32—35 CE.
Inv. No. 143.Venice, National Archaeological MuseumPhoto by Egisto Sani

Bust of Tiberius.

Greek marble.
Ca. 32—35 CE.
Inv. No. 143.

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

Private collection, Grimani.
From the Giovanni Grimani collection under the testament, 1586.
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.
(cc) 2013. Photo: Egisto Sani (CC BY-NC-SA 2.0).
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