Battle between the Greeks and the Amazons. Front panel of a sarcophagus (the lid not belonging to the sarcophagus)
Marble. 3rd century. Rome, Vatican Museums, Pius-Clementine Museum, Octagonal Court, Nord portico, 27, 28Inv. Nos. 932 (lid) / 933 (sarcophagus).Photo by Sergey Sosnovskiy

Battle between the Greeks and the Amazons. Front panel of a sarcophagus (the lid not belonging to the sarcophagus).

Marble. 3rd century.
Inv. Nos. 932 (lid) / 933 (sarcophagus).

Rome, Vatican Museums, Pius-Clementine Museum, Octagonal Court, Nord portico, 27, 28
(Musei Vaticani, Museo Pio-Clementino)

Description:
In the centre, Achilles with headpiece, Penthesilea dying.
Credits:
(сс) 2005. Photo: Sergey Sosnovskiy (CC BY-SA 4.0).
© 1986 Text: Guide to the Vatican: Museums and City. Pontifical Monuments, Museums and Galleries. Tipografia Vaticana, p. 42.

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