Portrait of a Political Personality.

Greek insular marble.
80—70 BCE.
Inv. No. MC 2432.

Rome, Capitoline Museums, Museum Montemartini (Centrale Montemartini), I. 59
(Musei capitolini, Centrale Montemartini)

Origin:
From the oration area (Comitium) of the Roman Forum.
Description:
This figure can be identified as Mark Antony or Cato, the Censor.
Credits:
(ρρ) 2009. Photo: Olga Lyubimova (CC BY-SA 4.0).
© Text: museum inscription to the sculpture.
THE GALLERY OF ANCIENT ART
Keywords: Greek insular marble marmor marmo testa ritratto maschile male portrait head of Political Personality politician orator Marcus Antonius Mark Antony Marc Antony Marco Antonio Marcus Porcius Cato Maior Major Elder Censor Censorius Inv No MC 2432 MC2432 I 59
HISTORY OF ANCIENT ROME