Sarcophagus with representation of griffins
Marble. 2nd cent. CE. Ostia, Archaeological Museum Photo by Ilya Shurygin

Sarcophagus with representation of griffins.

Marble. 2nd cent. CE.

Ostia, Archaeological Museum
(Museo archeologico ostiense)

Origin:
Ostia, Isola Sacra necropolis, 1925.
Description:
CIL XIV, 5050 (1), EDR101733.

D(is) [M(anibus)] Q(uinto) Ostorio Q(uinti) f(ilio) Quir(ina) Ostoriano vixi[t annis 3] mensibus X[I(?)] diebus [3].

Credits:
2015. Photo: Ilya Shurygin.
Keywords: marble sarcophagus sarkophag sarcofago relief griffin griffins griffon griffons gryphon gryphons grifone grifoni isola sacra necropolis Dis Manibus Quinto Ostorio Quinti filio Quirina Ostoriano vixit annis mensibus X diebus Quintus Ostorius Ostorianus CIL XIV 5050 EDR 101733
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