Sarcophagus with a scene of the Calydonian Hunt
The front panel.
Marble. Second half of the 2nd cent. CE.
Dimensions: L. 222 cm, H. 56 cm.
Rome, Capitoline MuseumsPhoto by Ilya Shurygin

Sarcophagus with a scene of the Calydonian Hunt.

The front panel.
Marble. Second half of the 2nd cent. CE.
Dimensions: L. 222 cm, H. 56 cm.

Rome, Capitoline Museums
(Roma, Musei capitolini)

Origin:
Since 16th cent. — in S. Maria in Aracoeli (Rome).
In 1812 was transferred to the Capitoline Museums.
Credits:
© 2012. Photo: Ilya Shurygin.
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