Sarcophagus with a scene of a naval battle. Detail: a thrown down warrier bites the enemy’s leg.

Apuan marble. 2nd century CE.
Inv. No. MR 1.

Brescia, Santa Giulia Civic Museum

Credits:
© 2011. Photo: Ilya Shurygin.
Info: museum information materials.

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THE GALLERY OF ANCIENT ART
Keywords: Apuan marble relief sarcophagus sarkophag sarcofago apuan naval battle warrior soldier rider horseman shield Corinthian crested helmet headpiece crest horse round shield aspis handle grip sword belt baldric Phrygian cap beading groove ovolo ovoli baguette from the Averoldi collection Inv No MR 1
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