Statue of Melpomene.

Marble. Roman work of the 2nd century.
Inv. No. 299.

Rome, Vatican Museums, Pius-Clementine Museum, Room of the Muses, 63
(Musei Vaticani, Museo Pio-Clementino)

Origin:
From the ôVilla di Cassioö near Tivoli, 1774.
Credits:
(˝˝) 2006. Photo: Sergey Sosnovskiy (CC BY-SA 4.0).
Text: museum inscription to the sculpture.
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