Colossal statue of Tiberius as Jupiter
Marble. 41—54 CE. Rome, Vatican Museums, Chiaramonti Museum, XXI. 3Inv. No. 1511.Photo by Rene Seindal

Colossal statue of Tiberius as Jupiter.

Marble. 41—54 CE.
Inv. No. 1511.

Rome, Vatican Museums, Chiaramonti Museum, XXI. 3
(Musei Vaticani, Museo Chiaramonti)

Origin:
From Priverno, from the excavation of Petrini, 1796.
Description:
Italiano Rinvenuto assieme al torso di Claudio (Braccio Nuovo 18) e alla parte inferiore di una statua analoga (Cortile Ottagono, Portico sud 29). Ritratto postumo d’età claudia. Cfr. XXIX. 4.
Literature:
W. Amelung, Die Sculpturen des Vaticanischen Museums, Berlin 1903, I p. 632, no. 494, tav. 67; W. Helbig, Führer durch die öffentlichen Samlungen Klassischer Altertümer in Rom, I, IV ed., Tübingen 1963, 337.
Credits:
© 2002 Photo: René Seindal
© 1989 Text: P. Liverani. Museo Chiaramonti. Guide cataloghi Musei Vaticani, 1. «L’Erma» di Bretschneider, p. 46.

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