Sarcophagus of a married couple. Left side panel with a relief “Death of Penthesilea”.

Marble. Ca. 180 CE.
Inv. No. Ma 2119.

Paris, Louvre Museum

Origin:
Was found in Thessaloniki in 1836. Donated to Louis Philippe by the consul of France in 1842.
Credits:
© 2013. Photo: Ilya Shurygin.
Data: museum annotation.
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