Aelius Caesar, the adopted son of Hadrian
Marble. Rome, Capitoline Museums

Aelius Caesar, the adopted son of Hadrian.


Rome, Capitoline Museums
(Musei capitolini)

Photo album of sculptures of the Capitoline Museums (second half of the 19th cent.). St. Petersburg University’s chair of ancient history (inv. no. 121). Photo no. 34 (10.5 × 14 cm).
The photographer is unknown.
Inscription on the photo: 34 — ELIO CESARE FIGLIO ADOTTIVO DI ADRIANO.
Number on the base: 34.
Keywords: marble marmo busto ritratto maschile male portrait bust of Aelius Caesar armor military dress cloak paludamentum gorgoneion gorgonion head of Gorgon Gorgons Medusa
History of Ancient Rome