Palazzo Massimo alle Terme (Museo Nazionale Romano), Rome, Italy
Portrait of Sappho, identified after other inscribed portraits representing the poet with the same hairstyle. Black basalt, modern copy (16th–18th centuries) after a Greek original, possibly an ancient bust reworked.
Credit line From the Kircherian Museum in Rome
Accession number Inv. 65167
Location Ground floor, gallery III
Photographer/Source Jastrow (2006)
Medieval Greece / Byzantine Empire
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