Erinys, Electra and Orestes (a close-up of relief “Orestes slaying Aegisthus and Clytemnestra”)
Frontal relief of a sarcophagus.
Rome. Marble. Ca. 150 CE.
Saint Petersburg, The State Hermitage MuseumInv. No. A 461.Photo by Ilya Shurygin

Erinys, Electra and Orestes (a close-up of relief “Orestes slaying Aegisthus and Clytemnestra”).

Frontal relief of a sarcophagus.
Rome. Marble. Ca. 150 CE.
Inv. No. A 461.

Saint Petersburg, The State Hermitage Museum

Credits:
© 2012. Photo: Ilya Shurygin.

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