Messalina, the fifth (sic!) wife of Claudius
Marble. 1st century. Rome, Capitoline Museums, Palazzo Nuovo, Hall of the Emperors

Messalina, the fifth (sic!) wife of Claudius.

Marble. 1st 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. 13 (10 × 14.5 cm).
The photographer is unknown.
Inscription on the photo: 13 — MESSALINA QUINTA MOGLIE DI CLAUDIO.
Number on the base: 13.
Keywords: γλυπτική sculptura sculpture sculptural scultura skulptur ρωμαϊκό roman romana romano romani römisch römische römisches römischen römischer romain romaine romains romaines αυτοκρατορικό imperial imperiale kaiserliches impérial ιουλιο-κλαυδιανή δυναστεία iulio-claudia iulii-claudii julii-claudii the julio-claudian dynasty dinastia giulio-claudia julisch-claudische dynastie famille julio-claudienne julio-claudiens of a unidentify unknown woman women female donna ignoto femminile unbekannt frau weiblich inconnu femme απεικόνιση portrait portraiture ritratto ritrattistica porträtmalerei porträt roman romana römisches romain κεφάλι κεφαλή head testa kopf tête προτομή bust busto büste buste marble bust portrait roman empress valeria messalina female hairdo hairstyle coiffure acconciatura pettinatura femminile from the albani collection 13
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