Personification of the Scythia province. Relief of the Temple of Hadrian on Campus Martius.

Proconnessian marble. 138—145 CE.
H. 2.14 m, L. 1.94 m.
Inv. No. 6753.

Naples, National Archaeological Museum
(Napoli, Museo archeologico nazionale di Napoli)

Origin:
From the Farnese collection.
Literature:
Jessica Hughes. Personifications and the Ancient Viewer: The Case of the Hadrianeum “Nations”. ART HISTORY. 2009. Vol. 32, No. 1, pp. 1—20.
Credits:
© 2015. Photo: Ilya Shurygin.
Info: museum annotation, site of the MANN.
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Keywords: Proconnessian marble relief frieze reliefs of the Temple of Hadrian on Campus Martius Hadrianeum province personification of Scythia Norica Noricum Farnese collection Base con raffigurazione della provincia Scythia Inv No 6753
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