Colossal head of Tiberius
Marble. Posthumous portrait, 41—54 CE. Rome, Vatican Museums, Chiaramonti Museum, XXIX. 5Inv. No. 1642.Photo by Sergey Sosnovskiy

Colossal head of Tiberius.

Marble. Posthumous portrait, 41—54 CE.
Inv. No. 1642.

Rome, Vatican Museums, Chiaramonti Museum, XXIX. 5
(Musei Vaticani, Museo Chiaramonti)

Origin:
From Veii, from the excavation of Giorgi, 1811; for the origin cf. XXIX. 2.
Literature:
W. Amelung, Die Sculpturen des Vaticanischen Museums, Berlin 1903, I 572, no. 399, tav. 60; P. Liverani, Municipium Augustum Veiens, Roma 1987, p. 29, no. 2, fig. 6.
Credits:
(сс) 2006. Photo: Sergey Sosnovskiy (CC BY-SA 4.0).
© 1989 Text: P. Liverani. Museo Chiaramonti. Guide cataloghi Musei Vaticani, 1. «L’Erma» di Bretschneider. P. 68.
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