Antoninus Pius and Faustina on the wings of the Genius of Death. Fragment of relief on the front face of the pedestal of the Antoninus Piusí column.

White Italian marble. 161 CE.

Rome, Vatican Museums, Cortile delle Corazze
(Musei Vaticani)

Credits:
(ŮŮ) 2006. Photo: Sergey Sosnovskiy (CC BY-SA 4.0).

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