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Marble portrait bust of the emperor Hadrian, found in the temple of the Olympieion, Athens ca. AD 130

The portrait bust, made of Pentelic marble, was found in the temple of the Olympieion, Athens. The philhellene emperor (AD 117-138) is rendered at a relatively young age, with idealistic features.

 
 
 
 
 
     
     
                    
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