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Maxentius - 58th Emperor of Rome, son of Maximian and brother-in-law of Galerius. Angry at being passed over for Caesar, took Rome and control of Italy. Drowned after the Battle of Milvian Bridge.

Maxentius - Emperor of Rome, son of Maximian and brother-in-law of Galerius. Angry at being passed over for Caesar, took Rome and control of Italy. Drowned after the Battle of Milvian Bridge.

Bronze portrait of Marcus Agrippa found near the Arch of Augustus in Susa Italy Roman Julio-Claudian 1st century CE

Bronze portrait of Marcus Agrippa found near the Arch of Augustus in Susa Italy Roman Julio-Claudian century CE

OTTAVIANO AUGUSTO

Augustus, 63 AD, Roman emperor and adoptive son of Julius Caesar. Augustus is considered the first emperor of the Roman Empire, which he ruled alone from 27 BC until his death in 14 AD.

Domitius Ahenobarbus, consul 32 BCE. Rome, Vatican Museums, Chiaramonti Museum, New wing, 112. (Photo by Sergey Sosnovskiy).

Domitius Ahenobarbus, consul 32 BCE. Rome, Vatican Museums, Chiaramonti Museum, New wing, 112. (Photo by Sergey Sosnovskiy).

Bronze statue of Hadrian, found at the Camp of the Sixth Roman Legion in Tel Shalem, 117–138 AD, Israel Museum, Jerusalem | da Following Hadrian

Bronze statue of Hadrian from the legionary camp at Tel Shalem (Judaea), Israel Museum – Ancient History et cetera

(Already pinned to Relationships, but I also just like the Merӧe Head as a ref in general for Romulus--)

It was one of the treasures selected for the British Museum’s A History of the World in 100 Objects as the fix-gazed, 2000 year old sole bronze portrait of the Roman emperor Augustus to survive with its original inlaid eyes.

Servilia Caepionis Mistress to Julius Caesar, mother of his assassins Brutus, step sister to Cato the younger

Servilia Caepionis (b. after 42 BC) is one of the few Roman women cited by ancient sources, mainly due to her being the mistress of Julius Caesar, mother of his assassin Marcus Junius Brutus, and half-sister of Cato the Younger.

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