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  • The story of a column from Ostia in Chicago
  • Paintings of religious feasts
  • Piccolo corpus dei mattoni scolpiti



  • Sarcophagus outside the Museo Ostiense.
    Photograph: Jan Theo Bakker.



    Marcus Aurelius and Faustina in the guise of Mars and Venus,
    or a private couple and coming from a tomb.
    From the Isola Sacra, now in the Capitoline Museums. SO IX, nr. 15.
    Photograph: Jan Theo Bakker.



    Fortuna. Rome, Museo Nazionale.
    Photograph: Jan Theo Bakker.



    Bust, found between the theatre and the Caserma dei Vigili.
    Rome, Museo Nazionale. SO V, nr. 115. C. 110-120 AD.
    Photograph: Jan Theo Bakker.



    Portrait, found in the Terme di Nettuno.
    Rome, Museo Nazionale. SO V, nr. 21. C. 40 BC.
    Photograph: Jan Theo Bakker.



    Portrait.
    Rome, Museo Nazionale. SO V, nr. 28. C. 50 BC.
    Photograph: Jan Theo Bakker.



    Portrait of Plotina, found in the Terme di Nettuno.
    Rome, Museo Nazionale. SO V, nr. 90.
    Photograph: Jan Theo Bakker.



    Portrait, perhaps of an intellectual, perhaps Lucianus.
    Rome, Museo Nazionale. SO IX, nr. 39. C. 150-200 AD.
    Photograph: Jan Theo Bakker.



    Female portrait.
    Rome, Museo Nazionale. C. 220-230 AD.
    Photograph: Jan Theo Bakker.



    Bust of Septimius Severus.
    Rome, Museo Nazionale. SO IX, nr. 54.
    Photograph: Jan Theo Bakker.



    Male portrait.
    Rome, Museo Nazionale. C. 253-268 AD.
    Photograph: Jan Theo Bakker.



    Venus, scavi Hamilton, 1776.
    London, British Museum (coll. Townsend; BMC Sculpture III nr. 1574).
    Perhaps to be dated to the second or first century BC.
    See also Meiggs 1973, 103-104. Photograph: Eric Taylor.



    Fragmentary grave stele showing mosaicists preparing tesserae.
    Probably early fourth century AD. Museo Ostiense, inv. nr. 132.
    Photograph: Eric Taylor.



    Mythological scene, "from Ostia", now in the Museo Nazionale Romano.
    Mielsch 2001, Abb. 185.