A lenos-shaped sarcophagus known as “Sarcophagus of the Brothers” or a “Senatorial sarcophagus” (close-up)
Carrara marble. 240—260 CE. Inv. No. 6603.Naples, National Archaeological MuseumPhoto by Ilya Shurygin

A lenos-shaped sarcophagus known as “Sarcophagus of the Brothers” or a “Senatorial sarcophagus” (close-up).

Carrara marble. 240—260 CE.
Inv. No. 6603.

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

Private collection, Farnese.
Origin:
From the Farnese collection.
Credits:
© 2012. Photo: Ilya Shurygin.
Keywords: γλυπτική sculptura sculpture sculptural scultura skulptur ρωμαϊκό roman romana romano romani römisch römische römisches römischen römischer romain romaine romains romaines κηδεία funeral funerary funeraria funerario begräbnisskulptur beerdigung funéraire ανακούφιση relief rilievo ρωμαϊκή μυθολογία mythologia mythology mitologia mythologie βένους venus venere vénus γκένιους genius genio of a man men male maschile uomo männliches mann masculin un homme άγνωστη γυναίκα unidentify unknown woman women female donna ignota sconosciuta femminile unbekannte frau weiblich inconnu femme σαρκοφάγος σαρκοφάγους sarcophagus sarcophagi sarcofago sarcofagi sarkophag sarkophage sarcophage sarcophages απεικόνιση portrait portraiture ritratto ritrattistica porträtmalerei porträt mythological with myth myths mitologico mitologici con mito i miti mythologischer mythologische mythologique mythologiques luna marble luni carrara marmo lunense lenos the brothers senatorial felix populi toga garment garments clothes clothing outerwear hairdo hairstyle married couple husband and wife cornucopia beard diadem flower wreath flowers nuptial crown corona nuptialis dextrarum iunctio junctio dexiosis joining right hands gesture handshake handclasp from farnese collection inv no 6603