Sarcophagus strigilato. Detail: scene of the hunt for an elk
Marble. Second half of the 3rd century. Inv. No. MC 9.Rome, Capitoline Museums, Palazzo Nuovo, CourtyardPhoto by Sergey Sosnovskiy

Sarcophagus strigilato. Detail: scene of the hunt for an elk.

Marble. Second half of the 3rd century.
Inv. No. MC 9.

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

Origin:
Rome, catacombs of St. Sebastian, 1744.
Donated by pope Benedict XIV, 1745.
Credits:
(сс) 2005. Photo: Sergey Sosnovskiy (CC BY-SA 4.0).
Text: museum inscription to the sculpture.
Keywords: ελληνική μυθολογία mythologia graeca greek mythology mitologia greca griechische mythologie grecque ἡρακλῆς ηρακλής herakles heracles èracle eracle héraclès ρωμαϊκή romana roman römische romaine hercules ercole herkules hercule γλυπτική sculptura sculpture sculptural scultura skulptur ρωμαϊκό romano romani römisch römisches römischen römischer romain romains romaines κηδεία funeral funerary funeraria funerario begräbnisskulptur beerdigung funéraire σαρκοφάγος σαρκοφάγους sarcophagus sarcophagi sarcofago sarcofagi sarkophag sarkophage sarcophage sarcophages mythological with a myth of myths mitologico mitologici con un mito i miti mythologischer mythologische mythologique mythologiques ανακούφιση relief rilievo marble strigilato strigillato scene the hunt for an elk hunting horseman rider dog dogs net meshes toils acroterion skin hide fell lion inv no mc 9