Sarcophagus with a myth of Selene and Endymion.

Marble. Mid-2nd century CE.
L. ca. 2 m, H. 0.9 m.
Inv. No. 111070.

Naples, National Archaeological Museum
(Napoli, Museo archeologico nazionale di Napoli)

Origin:
From Sant’Antimo. Aquired by the National Archaeological Museum of Naples in 1877.
Literature:
C. Robert. Die antiken Sarkophag-Reliefs, 1, Berlin 1897, 1, 39-92.
Credits:
© 2012. Photo: Ilya Shurygin.
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