Gordian I (Facial Reconstruction)

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Arienne King
by Daniel Voshart
published on 25 October 2020
Gordian I (Facial Reconstruction) Download Full Size Image

A photorealistic reconstruction of what the Roman emperor Gordian I (r. 238 CE) may have looked like. Based on contemporary and near contemporary descriptions, as well as archaeological evidence. Pictured alongside the reconstruction are the portraits used as references, including the Capitoline bust of Gordian I and several coins. Made using Photoshop and Artbreeder, a neural net tool.

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Voshart, D. (2020, October 25). Gordian I (Facial Reconstruction). World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/13028/gordian-i-facial-reconstruction/

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Voshart, Daniel. "Gordian I (Facial Reconstruction)." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified October 25, 2020. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/13028/gordian-i-facial-reconstruction/.

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Voshart, Daniel. "Gordian I (Facial Reconstruction)." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 25 Oct 2020. Web. 19 Jul 2024.