This is the greek tragedian, Aeschylus BCE). "( [Aeschylus] is the earliest tragedian whose works survive[d] )" (Powell, He is significant to this time period because tragic plays was an important source during the Classical Period.
Aeschylus (c. BC – c. BC) was the first of the three ancient Greek tragedians whose plays can still be read or performed, the others being Sophocles and Euripides. He is often described as the father of tragedy.
A Roman period statue of possibly Kore-Persephone, the daughter of Demeter. The head in fact is restored after a head of Apollo. She is sculpted in the style of century BCE Greek statues and is wearing.
History- This is a bust of Aeschylus. He was considered the father of the tragedy. Aeschylus was an important Greek playwright from 525 BC to 456 BC. He wrote Agamemnon in 458 BC and The Persians in 472 BC.