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)

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

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THE GALLERY OF ANCIENT ART
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HISTORY OF ANCIENT ROME