Sarcophagus with flying Victories holding a portrait medallion of the deceased
White-yellowish marble. Second quarter of the 3rd century CE.
Height 46 cm, width 81 cm, width of side wall 53.5 cm.
Moscow, the Pushkin Museum of Fine ArtsInv. No. II 1a 761.Photo by Ilya Shurygin

Sarcophagus with flying Victories holding a portrait medallion of the deceased.

White-yellowish marble. Second quarter of the 3rd century CE.
Height 46 cm, width 81 cm, width of side wall 53.5 cm.
Inv. No. II 1a 761.

Moscow, the Pushkin Museum of Fine Arts

Credits:
© 2011. Photo: Ilya Shurygin.
Text: Antichnaja skulptura iz sobranija Gosudarstvennogo muzeja izobrazitelnyh iskusstv imeni A. S. Pushkina. Izobrazitelnoe iskusstvo, Moskva, 1987, s. 148, cat. 92.
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