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 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.
Keywords: Proconnessian marble relief frieze province reliefs of the Temple of Hadrian on Campus Martius Hadrianeum province representation personification of Achaia plinto Base con raffigurazione della provincia Achaia Inv No MC 756 MC756
History of Ancient Rome