Bust of Antinous.
2nd c Roman Roman Imperial (Hadrianic) Sculpture
(act. 117 - 138)
Roman Imperial (Hadrianic)
Glyptothek object 400. Antinous (c. 110-130) was the beloved favorite of the Roman emperor Hadrian. He ws deified after death and numerous cult statues were erected. In the background is a floor mosaic from a Roman villa in Sentinum c. 200-250 CE.