Bust of Trajan, c. 108 AD, Capitoline Museum, Rome, marble. 10 year anniversary. Wears paludamentum (military cloak), a sword sheath strap across his chest, heroically nude (never actually appeared so). Succeeded Nerva at age 45, actually depicted in 40s, hair is always combed straight forward and his only lines are around his mouth.
Male portrait restored as Galba. Rome, Capitoline Museums, Palazzo Caffarelli-Clementino, Hall of Frescoes (Roma, Musei capitolini, Palazzo Caffarelli-Clementino)
Marble. Portrait dating from the late republican period.
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Emperor Nero – v2 | Nero, Corruption Personified.
Nero Claudius Caesar Augustus Germanicus,Roman Emperor from 54 to 68 C.E was adopted by Emperor Claudius and succeeded him upon his death. His reign was characterized by extravagance and tyranny. Morally weak and extremely sensual, he was guilty of many murders, including his wife’s. He was accused of allowing the fire that destroyed two-thirds of Rome to burn. Nero escaped being overthrown by committing suicide.
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Painted bust of Agrippina the Elder, daughter of Marcus Agrippa and Julia; wife of great Roman general Germanicus [597x900]
Painted bust of Agrippina the Elder daughter of Marcus Agrippa and Julia; wife of great Roman general Germanicus [597x900]