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Statue of Nero

Museo Civico Archeologico

Via dell’Archiginnasio, 2 Bologna (BO)

Date of last update: 14/11/2017, 12:57

The monument was erected in honor of Nero by the Bolognese as a sign of gratitude; the Emperor has financed the reconstruction of Bologna after the fire of 53 A.D. 

Statue of Nero

Marble, probably Greek Pentelic marble mid 1st century A.D. Atrium/plaque from Bologna, Piazza Celestini