Colossal bronze statue of Constantine: head

Statua colossale bronzea di Costantino: testa
Author: 
Type: 
Sculpture
Year: 
4th century AD
Material and technique: 
Bronze
Size: 
cm 177
Origin: 
Formerly at the Lateran. Sixtus IV donation (1471)
Inventory: 
inv. MC1072
Collection: 

The hall

Museo del Palazzo dei Conservatori - Esedra di Marco Aurelio

The new grand glass hall built inside what was called the "Giardino Romano" in Palazzo dei Conservatori today contains the equestrian statue of Marc Aurelius together with some of the major Capitoline bronzes, the Hercules in gilded bronze from the Foro Boario and the remains of the bronze colossus of Constantine. 

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