Hadrian's Beard, A Prose/Poem 2/26/2014(2014)
In his official portraits, Roman Emperor Hadrian sported a Greek beard rather than the clean shaven face that all Roman leaders had shown before him. What was his purpose in shattering precedent?
Publication DateFebruary 26, 2014
Citation InformationCharles Kay Smith. "Hadrian's Beard, A Prose/Poem 2/26/2014" (2014)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/charleskaysmith/154/