The pan-Hellenic mythological hero Hercules (or Herakles) was famed...
Lucius Verus was Roman emperor from 161 to 169 CE. Lucius Verus...
Marcus Aurelius reigned as Roman emperor from 161 to 180 CE and...
Roman emperors ruled over the Imperial Roman Empire starting with...
Female Gladiators In Ancient Rome
Female gladiators in ancient Rome – referred to by modern-day...
Visual Chronology of Roman Emperors: Augustus to Constantine
The Julio-Claudian Dynasty [image:486] Augustus 16 Jan 27...
A marble bust of Roman emperor Commodus, r. 180-192 CE. (The Vatican...
Commodus as a Young Man
A bust of Roman emperor Commodus (r. 180-193 CE) as a young man...
Commodus As Hercules
A marble bust of Roman emperor Commodus as the hero of Greek mythology...
Corcyra Bronze Coin
Bronze coin from Corycra (Corfu), reign of Commodus, 180-192 CE...
Empress Bruttia Crispina
The Empress Bruttia Crispina, wife of Roman Emperor Commodus, c...
Medallions showing Commodus as Hercules
The Emperor Commodus wished to be identified with the god Hercules...