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 Photo by Ilya Shurygin

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)

Credits:
2015. Photo: Ilya Shurygin.
Text: museum inscription to the fresco.
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