Sarcophagus with scenes of the Trojan war (Iliupersis sarcophagus) — front panel
Proconnessian marble. Mid-2nd cent. CE.
236 × 73 cm.
Mantua, Ducal PalaceInv. No. 6722.Photo by Ilya Shurygin

Sarcophagus with scenes of the Trojan war (Iliupersis sarcophagus) — front panel.

Proconnessian marble. Mid-2nd cent. CE.
236 × 73 cm.
Inv. No. 6722.

Mantua, Ducal Palace
(Palazzo Ducale (reggia dei Gonzaga))

Origin:
Sabbioneta, collection of Vespasiano Gonzaga Colonna. Since 1915 in the Palazzo Ducale in Mantova.
Credits:
© 2011. Photo: Ilya Shurygin.
Data: museum annotation.
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