Faustina the Elder, the wife of Antoninus Pius.

Marble. 2nd century.

Rome, Capitoline Museums, Palazzo Nuovo, Hall of the Emperors
(Musei capitolini, Palazzo Nuovo, Sala degli Imperatori)

Credits:
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. 36 (10.5 × 14 cm).
The photographer is unknown.
Inscription on the photo: 36 — FAUSTINA MAGGIORE MOGLIE DI ANTONINO PIO.
Number on the base: 36.
THE GALLERY OF ANCIENT ART
Keywords: marble marmor marmo female portrait bust busto ritratto femminile the roman empress Faustina the Elder Faustina Major Annia Galeria Faustina Faustina I Faustina Maggiore noble roman woman lady female hairdo hairstyle coiffure Lanuvium from the Albani collection Imperatori 36 Imperatori 27 Inv No MC 447 MC447
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