Front relief of a sarcophagus with a with a scene of the Persephone’s abduction
Marble. Roman work of the 2nd cent. CE. Venice, National Archaeological MuseumInv. No. 167.Photo by Ilya Shurygin

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.
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