Elagabalus (Facial Reconstruction)

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Illustration

Arienne King
by Daniel Voshart
published on 23 October 2020
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A photorealistic reconstruction of what the Roman emperor Elagabalus (r. 218-222 CE) may have looked like. Based on contemporary and near contemporary descriptions, as well as archaeological evidence.

Pictured alongside the reconstruction is the bust of Elagabalus from the Capitoline Museum. Made using Photoshop and Artbreeder, a neural net tool.

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Voshart, D. (2020, October 23). Elagabalus (Facial Reconstruction). Ancient History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.ancient.eu/image/13008/

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Voshart, Daniel. "Elagabalus (Facial Reconstruction)." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Last modified October 23, 2020. https://www.ancient.eu/image/13008/.

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Voshart, Daniel. "Elagabalus (Facial Reconstruction)." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Ancient History Encyclopedia, 23 Oct 2020. Web. 04 Dec 2020.

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