Sarcophagus of Lucius Cornelius Scipio Barbatus (a copy in situ).

The Tomb of the Scipios on the via Appia.
Peperino. 280 BCE.

Rome, Tomb of the Scipios

Origin:
In the end of 1782 by order of Pius VI the sarcophagus was transferred to the Vatican Museums where it stands now. In 1926 a precise copy of the sarcophagus (presented on the photo) was installed in the original place in the Tomb.
Description:
The sarcophagus (A) in the plan of the Tomb of the Scipios. and genealogical tree of the Scipios..
Credits:
2012. Photo: Ilya Shurygin.

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THE GALLERY OF ANCIENT ART
Keywords: via Appia Antica Tomb of the Scipios hypogeum hypogaeum Sepulcrum Scipionum Sepolcro degli Scipioni sarcophagus sarkophag sarcofago of Lucius Cornelius Scipio Barbatus
HISTORY OF ANCIENT ROME