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