Sarcophagus strigilato. Detail: scene of the hunt for a wild boar.

Marble. Second half of the 3rd century.
Inv. No. MC9.

Rome, Capitoline Museums, Palazzo Nuovo, Courtyard
(Musei capitolini, Palazzo Nuovo, Cortile)

Rome, catacombs of St. Sebastian, 1744.
Donated by pope Benedict XIV, 1745.
(ρρ) 2005. Photo: Sergey Sosnovskiy (CC BY-SA 4.0).
Text: museum inscription to the sculpture.

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History of Ancient Rome