Drunken old woman
Marble. Roman copy after a Hellenistic original of the end of the 3rd cent. BCE (restored with head of modern work).
H. 94 cm.
Inv. No. MC 299.
Rome, Capitoline Museums, Palazzo Nuovo, Gallery Photo by Sergey Sosnovskiy

Drunken old woman.

Marble. Roman copy after a Hellenistic original of the end of the 3rd cent. BCE (restored with head of modern work).
H. 94 cm.
Inv. No. MC 299.

Rome, Capitoline Museums, Palazzo Nuovo, Gallery
(Musei capitolini, Palazzo Nuovo, Galleria)

Origin:
Rome, via Nomentana, chiesa di S. Agnese, 1620. Verospi-Vitelleschi collection, then Ottoboni collection.
Credits:
(ρρ) 2016. Photo: Sergey Sosnovskiy (CC BY-SA 4.0).
Text: museum inscription to the sculpture.
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