Return of the warrior. Detail.
Fresco on the inside side of sarcophagus slab from a Lucanian Tomb.
Second half of the 4th century BCE.
Paestum, National Archaeological Museum
(Museo archeologico nazionale di Paestum)
THE GALLERY OF ANCIENT ART
© 2015. Photo: Ilya Shurygin
Text: museum inscription to the fresco.
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