THE GALLERY OF ANCIENT ART

1. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Herma of a Poet (Virgil?).
Pentelic marble. 10—20 CE.
Inv. No. MC 2410.
Rome, Capitoline Museums, Museum Montemartini (Centrale Montemartini), I. 63.
2. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Herma of a Poet (Virgil?).
Pentelic marble. 10—20 CE.
Inv. No. MC 2410.
Rome, Capitoline Museums, Museum Montemartini (Centrale Montemartini), I. 63.
3. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Herma of a Poet (Virgil?). Detail.
Pentelic marble. 10—20 CE.
Inv. No. MC 2410.
Rome, Capitoline Museums, Museum Montemartini (Centrale Montemartini), I. 63.
4. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Herm of Vergilius.
Marble.
Rome, Capitoline Museums, Palazzo Nuovo, Gallery.
5. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Vergilius?
Marble. Late 1st century BCE — early 2nd century CE.
Inv. No. 10163.
Rome, Vatican Museums, Gregorian Profane Museum.
6. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Vergilius?
Marble. Late 1st century BCE — early 2nd century CE.
Inv. No. 10163.
Rome, Vatican Museums, Gregorian Profane Museum.
7. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Vergilius?
Marble. Late 1st century BCE — early 2nd century CE.
Inv. No. 10163.
Rome, Vatican Museums, Gregorian Profane Museum.
8. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Vergilius?
Marble. Late 1st century BCE.
Inv. No. 10163.
Rome, Vatican Museums, Gregorian Profane Museum.
9. MOSAIC. Rome.
Vergilius. Mosaic by Monnus.
4th cent. CE.
Trier (Augusta Treverorum), Rhenish State Museum.
10. MOSAIC. Northern Africa.
Vergil holding the scroll with text of “Aeneid” seated between the muses of history (Clio) and tragedy (Melpomene).
Mosaic. 3rd century.
Tunis, The National Museum of Bardo.