Front relief of a sarcophagus with a with a scene of the Persephone’s abduction.

Marble. Roman work of the 2nd cent. CE.
Inv. No. 167.

Venice, National Archaeological Museum
(Museo archeologico nazionale di Venezia)

Origin:
From the Grimani collection, 1587.
Credits:
© 2013. Photo: Ilya Shurygin.
Data: museum annotation.
THE GALLERY OF ANCIENT ART
Keywords: marble sarcophagus sarkophag sarcofago front frontal reliefscene of the abduction of Proserpina Proserpine Kore Persephone Aides Hades Eros Amor Cupid holding garland Inv No 167 grimani collection
HISTORY OF ANCIENT ROME