Roman Marble Portrait of the Emperor Alexander Severus as a Youth

ca. AD 218

Height: 45.8 cm. (18 in.)

#1640

ex: private Swiss collection, before 1982

Published: Antiquarium Ltd.; Ancient Treasures IX. (New York, 2011) p.36-37 Antiquarium Ltd.; Myth and Majesty (New York, 1992) no.19

Comparanda: Poulsen, Vagn ; Les Portraits Romains. v.2: De Vespasien a la Basse-Antiquite pt.1-2 (Copenhagen, 1974) pp.142-144, nos.140-142 Deutsches Archaologisches Institut; Archaologischer Anzeiger (Berlin, 1962-) 1970, pp.241ff