Sarcophagus with a myth of Selene and Endymion. The lid frieze: inscription and portrait of the deceased.

Marble. Early 3rd cent. CE.
Inv. No. 47.100.4b.

New York, the Metropolitan Museum of Art

Origin:
Ostia, 1825.
Description:
ANINIA HILARA
CL ARRIAE MARI sic
LNCONPARABILE sic
FECIT VIXIT
ANN L MEN
X
(CIL 14, 565).

Aninia Hilara / Cl(audio) Arriae mari(to) / i=L nconparabile / fecit vixit / ann(os) L men(ses) / X
(Epigraphik-Datenbank Clauss / Slaby).

Aninia Hilara / Cl(audiae) Arriae ma(t)ri / i=L nconparabile / fecit vixit / ann(os) L men(ses) / X
(J. Sorabella).

Credits:
2013. Photo: Ilya Shurygin.
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Keywords: marble lid of relief sarcophagus sarkophag sarcofago female portrait Latin inscription Arria Aninia Hilara Inv No 47 100 4b Aninia Hilara Claudio Arriae marito inconparabile fecit vixit annos L menses X CIL 14 565 CIL XIV 565
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