pentelic marble

Dionysus.  Sculpture of Pentelic marble by an unknown Roman artist, modeled after a number of lost Hellenistic originals.  Found in the Horti Liciniani, Rome; now in the Capitoline Museum.  Photo credit: Marie-Lan Nguyen.

The head of Hera/Juno.  Roman copy (made of Pentelic marble) from a lost Greek original by Agoracritus (ca. 420 BCE).  Found near the Via Labicana, Rome; now in the Capitoline Museum.  Photo credit: Marie-Lan Nguyen.