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Bust of Emperor Domitian, Ephesus
Image by Cemre Melis Yordamlı

Bust of Emperor Domitian, Ephesus

Bust of Roman emperor Domitian (r. 81-96 CE), originally part of a colossal statue. Ephesus Archaeological Museum. Selçuk, Turkey. 1st Century CE.
Emperor Hadrian, Troy
Image by Karen Barrett-Wilt

Emperor Hadrian, Troy

Statue of Emperor Hadrian, 117-138 CE (Roman period), found at Troy, now in Canakkale Archaeological Museum, Canakkale, Turkey
Emperor Claudius
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Emperor Claudius

Head from a colossal statue (twice life-size) of the Roman Emperor Claudius (ca. 50 CE) that stood in the forum of Carsulae (Umbria, Italy). Only the head and a knee of the statue survive.
Emperor Hadrian from Yecla
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Emperor Hadrian from Yecla

This is the most recently discovered portrait of the Roman Emperor Hadrian. The bust, characterized by its excellent condition, was unearthed during archaeological excavations in 2014 CE at the Roman Villa of Los Torrejones in Spain. The...
Roman Emperor Elagabalus
Image by Mark Cartwright

Roman Emperor Elagabalus

A marble bust of Roman emperor Elagabalus, r. 218-222 CE. (The Vatican Museums, Rome).
Roman Emperor Diocletian
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Roman Emperor Diocletian

Head of the Roman emperor Diocletian, 284 - 305 CE (Istanbul Archaeology Museum).
Roman Emperor Vespasian, Neues Museum
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Roman Emperor Vespasian, Neues Museum

Colossal bust of the emperor Vespasian, 69-79 CE, from Rome. (Neues Museum, Berlin)
Roman Emperor Vespasian, Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek
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Roman Emperor Vespasian, Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek

A portrait of Roman Emperor Vespasian, from Naples, c. 70 CE. (Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek, Copenhagen)
Roman Emperor Titus
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Roman Emperor Titus

A portrait of Roman Emperor Titus (reign: 79 – 81), c. 80 CE. (Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek, Copenhagen)
Roman Emperor Domitian, Altes Museum
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Roman Emperor Domitian, Altes Museum

Bust of Roman Emperor Domitian (reign: 81 – 96 CE). This portrait type was created on the occasion of Domitian's accession to power. (Altes Museum Berlin)