Personification of a province (Achaia?). Relief of the Temple of Hadrian on Campus Martius
Proconnessian marble. 145 CE. Rome, Capitoline Museums, Palazzo dei Conservatori, CourtyardInv. No. MC 756.Photo by Ilya Shurygin

Personification of a province (Achaia?). Relief of the Temple of Hadrian on Campus Martius.

Proconnessian marble. 145 CE.
Inv. No. MC 756.

Rome, Capitoline Museums, Palazzo dei Conservatori, Courtyard
(Musei capitolini, Palazzo dei Conservatori, Cortile)

Origin:
Rome, earthworks in the Piazza di Pietra, 1594.
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.
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