Trajan Bust, Vatican Museums

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Mark Cartwright
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published on 28 May 2013

A bust of Roman emperor Trajan (r. 98-117 CE). The portrait is idealised and was produced in the reign of his successor Hadrian in 117 CE. Provenance: Ostia. (Vatican Museums, Rome).

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Mark Cartwright
Mark is a full-time author, researcher, historian, and editor. Special interests include art, architecture, and discovering the ideas that all civilizations share. He holds an MA in Political Philosophy and is the WHE Publishing Director.

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Cartwright, M. (2013, May 28). Trajan Bust, Vatican Museums. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/1250/trajan-bust-vatican-museums/

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