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Marble, colossal portrait head of the emperor Hadrian (AD 117-138), found in Athens.
AD 130-138.

Colossal portrait head of the emperor Hadrian, made of pentelic marble. It was found in Athens. The emperor wears a wreath of oak leaves that end above his forehead in a medallion representing an eagle. The holes in the hoop of the wreath were used to inlay golden leaves.
Height 0,55 m.

 
 
 
 
 
     
     
                    
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