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Portrait of a Lady of the Julio-Claudian Dynasty

Artist unknown2nd quarter 1st century

Neues Museum, Staatliche Museen zu Berlin

Neues Museum, Staatliche Museen zu Berlin
Berlin, Germany

Marble female portrait head. The head depicts a Roman lady of the Julio-Claudian imperial family. Sculptures like this were made to honour the rulers and their relations, and were widespread not only in Troy, but also in other provincial cities of the Roman Empire.

Details

  • Title: Portrait of a Lady of the Julio-Claudian Dynasty
  • Creator: Artist unknown
  • Date Created: 2nd quarter 1st century
  • Type: Sculpture
  • Medium: Marble
  • Inv. no.: Sch 9589
  • ISIL no.: DE-MUS-019212
  • External Link: Neues Museum, Staatliche Museen zu Berlin
  • Copyright: Photo © Museum für Vor- und Frühgeschichte, Staatliche Museen zu Berlin - Preußischer Kulturbesitz, Klaus Göken
  • Collection: Museum für Vor- und Frühgeschichte | Schliemann-Sammlung, Staatliche Museen zu Berlin - Preußischer Kulturbesitz

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