Scene of sacrifice. Detail: a player of a double-flute
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 Photo by Roger B. Ulrich

Scene of sacrifice. Detail: a player of a double-flute.

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.
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