Scene of sacrifice.

Roman ash urn (cinerary urn) with a scene of sacrifice on the front.
Proconnesian marble. Ca. 150 CE.
Inv. No. MFA 2002.25

Boston, Museum of Fine Arts

Credits:
2010. Photo: Roger B. Ulrich.
Text: museum inscription to the sculpture.
THE GALLERY OF ANCIENT ART
Keywords: Proconnesian marble relief Roman ash urn cinerary urn altar tripod patera sacrifice sacrificial libation toga-praetexta toga veiled veil praetexta tunic palla clothes garments outerwear flutist flautist musician musical instrument musical instruments double flute aulos woman lady female hairdo hairstyle Inv No MFA 2002 25
HISTORY OF ANCIENT ROME