Lares and Genius. Fragment. Sacrifice of a pig
Fresco from Pompeii (insula VIII, 2, lararium).
Fourth style. 69—79 CE.
Inv. No. 8905.
Naples, National Archaeological Museum Photo by Sergey Sosnovskiy

Lares and Genius. Fragment. Sacrifice of a pig.

Fresco from Pompeii (insula VIII, 2, lararium).
Fourth style. 69—79 CE.
Inv. No. 8905.

Naples, National Archaeological Museum
(Napoli, Museo archeologico nazionale di Napoli)

Credits:
(ρρ) 2008. Photo: Sergey Sosnovskiy (CC BY-SA 4.0).
Text: museum inscription to the fresco.
Keywords: frescos frescoes fresco from Pompeii insula VIII 2 lararium Fourth style IV style Lares and Genius Sacrifice of a pig immolation sacrificial animal sacrificial knife cultri priest priestly servant attendant victimarius cultrarius offering hostia hostiae wreath Inv No 8905
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