Sarcophagus of a child
Marble. Mid-3rd cent. CE. Rome, Vatican Museums, Chiaramonti Museum, VII. 21Inv. No. 1303 (lid), 1304 (box).Photo by Sergey Sosnovskiy

Sarcophagus of a child.

Marble. Mid-3rd cent. CE.
Inv. No. 1303 (lid), 1304 (box).

Rome, Vatican Museums, Chiaramonti Museum, VII. 21
(Musei Vaticani, Museo Chiaramonti)

Found in 1822 on the Appian Way in Ammendola vineyard.
(сс) 2006. Photo: Sergey Sosnovskiy (CC BY-SA 4.0).
Text: museum inscription to the sculpture.


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