LaurieAnnie

LaurieAnnie

Posted on 06/09/2008


Photo taken on February  1, 2008



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Marble Portrait of an Antonine Woman in the Metropolitan Museum of Art, February 2008

Marble Portrait of an Antonine Woman in the Metropolitan Museum of Art, February 2008
Marble Portrait of a Woman
Roman, Antonine period, 3rd quarter of the 2nd century AD

Accession # 23.160.6

The high polish of the flesh and the oval shape of the looped knot of hair in the back are found on portraits associated with the court of the emperor Lucius Verus, who reigned from AD 161 through 169.

Text from the Metropolitan Museum of Art label.

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