Head of an Amazon.

Greek marble. Roman copy after a bronze Greek original of 440—430 BCE.
Inv. No. MC 1091.

Rome, Capitoline Museums, Palazzo dei Conservatori, Halls of the Horti of Maecenas
(Musei capitolini, Palazzo dei Conservatori, Sale degli Horti di Mecenate)

From the Horti Maecenatiani near the Auditorium, 1874.
(ρρ) 2016. Photo: Sergey Sosnovskiy (CC BY-SA 4.0).
© 2016. Text: museum label.


Keywords: marble bust head of Amazon Amazons Amazone Amazonen Amazzone Amazzoni Amazons Inv No MC 1091 MC1091 III 24
History of Ancient Rome