Sarcophagus with scenes of the myth of Protesilaus and Laodamia.

The frontal panel.
Marble. Late 2nd century CE.

Naples, Santa Chiara Church

Literature:
Giulio Minervini. Sarcofago con Protesilao e Laodamia in Napoli. Bullettino Archeologico Napoletano. N. XXII, 1844. P. 39-40; N. XXIII, 1844. P. 45-48; N. XLIII, 1845.

Oliverio G., Il sarcofago di Protesilao e Laodamia della chiesa di S. Chiara in Napoli (Cappella Sanfelice Bagnoli), in A. V. Sumbolae Litterariae in honorem Iulii de Petra, Napoli 1911. P. 303-319.
Credits:
2012. Photo: Ilya Shurygin.
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