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 Photo 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 di Napoli)

Origin:
From the Farnese collection.
Credits:
© 2012. Photo: Ilya Shurygin.
Keywords: Luna marble Luni marble Carrara marble marmo lunense relief lenos sarcophagus sarkophag sarcofago Sarcophagus Sarkophag Sarcofago of the Brothers Senatorial sarcophagus sarkophag sarcofago Brothers sarcophagus sarkophag sarcofago Venus Felix Venere Genius Populi Romani toga male garment garments clothes clothing outerwear male hairdo hairstyle married couple husband and wife male portrait female portrait cornucopia beard diadem flower wreath of flowers the nuptial crown wreath corona nuptialis dextrarum iunctio dextrarum junctio dexiosis joining of the right hands gesture handshake handclasp from the Farnese collection Inv No 6603
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