Athens and Rome

Statue of Athena

Marble variation of the gold-and-ivory statue of Athena Parthenos, made by the sculptor Pheidias for the Parthenon interior. Second half of the 2nd cent. AD (Acr. 1362)

Portrait of the Emperor Lucius Verus

Lucius Verus was, along with Marcus Aurelius, a co-emperor of Rome from 161 until his death, in 169 AD. 161-169 AD (NΑΜ 350)

Portrait of a ruler

The portrait most likely represents Sauromates II, King of the Kimmerian Bosporus. Around the end of the 2nd cent. AD (NΑΜ 419)