Dionysiac lenos-sarcophagus with the vintage scenes (the front panel).

White marble. Beginning of the 3rd cent. CE.

Salerno, Cathedral
(Cattedrale di Salerno)

Literature:
PIGONIATI 1767;
PAOLI 1784, p. 159 s. tav. XLVII;
STAIBANO 1871, p. 77 n. 92;
GUGLIELMI 1885, p. 6;
CAPONE II, 1929, p. 154 s.;
DE ANGELIS 1937, p. 159 s.;
MATZ 1949, pp. 19—26 tavv. 5—6;
RAGUSA 1951, p. 188 n. 98;
MATZ 1957, p. 127;
MATZ 1958, p. 167;
TURCAN 1958, pp. 243 ss.;
MATZ 1963, p. 15;
TURCAN 1966, pp. 263—265;
MATZ, ASR IV, 1, p. 141 s. n. 49 tav. 37, 2—4;
CHIARLO 1974, p. 1314;
BUONANNO 1978, p. 46 nota 24;
BRACCO 1979, p. 86 s.;
PAOLETTI 1984, p. 239 e nota 46;
DE LACHENAL 1995, p. 24.
Credits:
© 2012. Photo: Ilya Shurygin.
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