Sarcophagus of a child with a chariot race (front panel)
Marble. 2nd century CE. Verona, Museum-Lapidarium of Maffei Photo by Ilya Shurygin

Sarcophagus of a child with a chariot race (front panel).

Marble. 2nd century CE.

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

Origin:
from Rome.
Description:
See also a chariot races sarcophagus in Museum of Art History, Vienna.

Sarcophagus of a child with a chariot race; in the background are two columns that support an architrave with seven eggs indicating the number of laps in the race.

Credits:
2011. Photo: Ilya Shurygin.
Data: museum annotation.
Keywords: sarcophagus sarkophag sarcofago of a child chariot race marble biga sparsor sparsores
History of Ancient Rome