Archaeology, Numismatics
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Roman Empress Pompeia Plotina (Pompeia Plotina Claudia Phoebe Piso)
Roman Empress Pompeia Plotina (Pompeia Plotina Claudia Phoebe Piso)

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Description: Marble bust of Pompeia Plotina.

Pompeia Plotina (Pompeia Plotina Claudia Phoebe Piso) - Roman Empress and wife of Roman Emperor Trajan.

Topped with an imposing hairpiece, the monumental portrait reveals a majestic face, a part of her elongated oval.

Atelier Metropolitan, 118 - 120.
Ancient collection of Franz Trau. Provenance: Ostia, excavations from 1802 -1804.

Museum of Art and History (Musée d'Art et d'Histoire) - MAHG, Geneva, Switzerland
Inv. 19479

Source of information: MAHG

photo - personal archive

View more:
http://www.ville-ge.ch/mah/

http://www2.cnr.edu/home/araia/Pliny_Plotina.html

http://www.barristersgallery.com/plotina.html

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pompeia_Plotina

http://www.brooklynmuseum.org/mobile/wikilink/?page=Plotina

http://www.flickr.com/photos/mharrsch/9943587/

http://search.ancestry.com.au/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=mediaphotopublic&rank=1&sbo=t&gsbco=Sweden&gsln=Plottin

http://newepicurean.com/?p=3159

Roman Empress Pompeia Plotina (Pompeia Plotina Claudia Phoebe Piso)

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