Dionysus sarcophagus with Centauri-clipeophori (the left side).

Luna marble. 220—270 CE.

Salerno, Cathedral
(Cattedrale di Salerno)

Origin:
Campania, local work.
Literature:
Angela Palmentieri. CIVITATES SPOLIATAE. RECUPERO E RIUSO DELL’ANTICO IN CAMPANIA TRA L’ETA POST-CLASSICA E IL MEDIOEVO (IV—XV SEC.). 2009/2010, pp. 243—245.
Credits:
© 2012. Photo: Ilya Shurygin.
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