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.
THE GALLERY OF ANCIENT ART
Keywords: Proconnesian marble relief Roman ash urn cinerary urn altar tripod patera sacrifice sacrificial libation toga-praetexta toga praetexta tunic clothes garments outerwear flutist flautist musician musical instrument musical instruments double flute aulos Inv No MFA 2002 25
HISTORY OF ANCIENT ROME