Headstone with “boxed” relief male portraits
Botticino stone. Mid-1st century CE. Brescia, Santa Giulia Civic MuseumInv. No. MR 3088.Photo by Ilya Shurygin

Headstone with “boxed” relief male portraits.

Botticino stone. Mid-1st century CE.
Inv. No. MR 3088.

Brescia, Santa Giulia Civic Museum

Origin:
Reused in the belltower of the church of San Francesco. Recovered in 1824.
Description:
This piece and a similar boxed relief were probably parts of a single funerary monument.
Credits:
© 2011. Photo: Ilya Shurygin.
Info: museum information materials.

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History of Ancient Rome