Classical sculpture Bust of Antinous. 111 before 30 October 130 was a. Lover, of the Roman emperor.
After his death, being worshiped in both the Greek East and Latin West, sometimes as a god (theos) and sometimes merely as a hero (heros). Little is known of Antinous' life, although it is known that he was born in Claudiopolis nowadays. He likely was introduced to Hadrian in 123, before being taken to Italy for a higher education. He had become the favourite of Hadrian by 128, when he was taken on a tour of the Empire as part of Hadrian's personal retinue.
Antinous accompanied Hadrian during his attendance of the annual. In Athens, and was with him when he killed the Marousian lion in Libya.
In October 130, as they were part of a flotilla going along the Nile, Antinous died amid mysterious circumstances. Various suggestions have been put forward for how he died, ranging from an accidental drowning to an intentional. Antinous became associated with homosexuality in Western culture, appearing in the work of. For other regions of the world, the price is different. The item "Antinous, antique sculpture bust statue, classica 16.5 TOP" is in sale since Friday, April 30, 2021.This item is in the category "Art\Art Sculptures". The seller is "iukhyplotki_0" and is located in KYIV, default. This item can be shipped worldwide.