Sarcophagus with a bust of the deceased in a shell and a scene of marine thiasos (a detail).

Marble. 3rd century CE.

Verona, Museum-Lapidarium of Maffei
(Museo lapidario maffeiano)

Origin:
from Rome.
Credits:
2011. Photo: Ilya Shurygin.
Info: museum annotation.

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THE GALLERY OF ANCIENT ART
Keywords: marble sarcophagus sarkophag sarcofago relief portrait in a shell tritone nereis sea thyasos thyasus eros putti lyre cithara kithara
HISTORY OF ANCIENT ROME