Relief with a scene of the Calydonian Hunt.

Marble. Age of Hadrian.

Santa Maria Capua Vetere, Gladiators Museum

Origin:
From amphitheatre of Santa Maria Capua Vetere (Capua antica).
Description:
The relief served as a part of decoration of one of the passages through which the crowds could “spew out” at the end of a show (vomitorium).
Credits:
© 2012. Photo: Ilya Shurygin.
THE GALLERY OF ANCIENT ART
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