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Septimius Severus

Latina: Imperator Septimius Severus (193–211)
Deutsch: Büste des Septimius Severus (reg. 193–211 n. Chr.). Büste antik, aber nicht zugehörig. Am Kinn ein Meßpunkt des Bildhauers. Zwei weitere Meßpunkte befanden sich auf dem Stirnhaar (nach Fertigstellung des Kopfes abgearbeitet). Von diesen Meßpunkten wurde mittels Zirkel die vom Modell abgenommenen Maße übertragen, nach dem Prinzip, daß jeder Punkt im Raum durch seine Entfernung von drei festgelegten Markierungen bestimmbar ist.
English: Bust of Septimius Severus (reign 193–211 CE). White, fine-grained marble, modern restorations (nose, parts of the beard, draped bust).
Français : Buste de Septime Sévère (règne 193–211 ap. J.-C.). Marbre blanc à grain fin, restaurations modernes (nez, boucles de la barbe, buste drapé).
Dimensions H. 81 cm (from preserved head to neck 39 cm)
Room 11 (Saal der römischen Bildnisse)
Accession number Inv. 357
Credit line Palazzo Becquavila in Verona; purchased in Rome in 1822
References A.M. McCann, The Portraits of Septimius Severus (A.D. 193-211), Memoirs of the American Academy in Rome, Vol. 30, 1968, Cat.87
Source/Photographer User:Bibi Saint-Pol, own work, 2007-02-08


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