A sarcophagus of a child with vintage scenes.

Luni (Carrara) marble. 2nd century CE.

Rome, National Museum of Palazzo Venezia

Origin:
From the Mattei collection. Since 1933 in pal. Venezia.
Credits:
2010. Photo: Ilya Shurygin.
THE GALLERY OF ANCIENT ART
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HISTORY OF ANCIENT ROME