Hadrian Bust, Vatican Museums

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Mark Cartwright
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published on 08 January 2014
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A marble portrait of Roman emperor Hadrian. The portrait displays idealised features and was possibly carved in the years following the emperor's death in 138 CE. (Vatican Museums, Rome).

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About the Author

Mark Cartwright
Mark is a history writer based in Italy. His special interests include pottery, architecture, world mythology and discovering the ideas that all civilizations share in common. He holds an MA in Political Philosophy and is the Publishing Director at WHE.

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Cartwright, M. (2014, January 08). Hadrian Bust, Vatican Museums. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/2210/hadrian-bust-vatican-museums/

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Cartwright, Mark. "Hadrian Bust, Vatican Museums." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified January 08, 2014. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/2210/hadrian-bust-vatican-museums/.

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Cartwright, Mark. "Hadrian Bust, Vatican Museums." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 08 Jan 2014. Web. 13 Jun 2021.