Faustina the Elder, the wife of Antoninus Pius
Marble. 2nd century. Rome, Capitoline Museums, Palazzo Nuovo, Hall of the Emperors

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.
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
History of Ancient Rome