Titus Caesernius Statianus.
2nd c Roman Roman Imperial (Hadrianic) Sculpture
(act. 117 - 138)
Roman Imperial (Hadrianic)
Caesernius was a hunting companion of the Roman emperor Hadrian. Head from a statue in armor. During this time Roman portraiture depicted eyes not only with paint but with modeling. The irises are indicated by a carved circle; the pupils are incised.