Sarcophagus with garlands and herms.

Marble. End of 2nd first third of 3rd cent. CE.

Ostia, Archaeological Museum
(Museo archeologico ostiense)

Origin:
Ostia.
Description:
D(is) M(anibus) s(acrum) / L(uci) Sept(imi) Aur() Aug(usti) l(iberti) / Lascivi / hi(c) s(itus) patri b(ene) m(erenti)
EDCS-61900003
Literature:
P. R. C. Weaver. Familia Caesaris. Cambridge, 1972. P.58-72.
Credits:
2015. Photo: Ilya Shurygin.
THE GALLERY OF ANCIENT ART
Keywords: marble sarcophagus sarkophag sarcofago relief garland garlands herma herm herms erma male head heads bucrania Dis Manibus sacrum Luci Septimi Aur Augusti liberti Lascivi hic situs patri bene merenti EDCS 61900003
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