Portrait of the Emperor Gallienus Type 2 (‘Alleinherrschertypus’), 261-268 CE, Rome (?), Marble. Musée du Cinquantenaire (Brussels, Belgium). Made with ReMake and ReCap from AutoDesk.
This portrait, type 2, when Gallien (reign 253-268 CE) becomes the sole emperor (he reigned previously with his father Valerian), illustrates perfectly the return to classicism typical of the second half of the reign.
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- MusÃ©e du CinquantenaireAccessed 12 Oct 2017.
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Marchal, G. (2017, October 09). Portrait of the Emperor Gallienus. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image3d/178/portrait-of-the-emperor-gallienus/
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