Sarcophagus with scenes of the myth of Prometheus and the creation of man (close-up).

Marble. 4th cent. CE.
Inv. No. 6705.

Naples, National Archaeological Museum
(Napoli, Museo archeologico nazionale di Napoli)

Origin:
Mausoleum in Pozzuoli (ancient Puteoli).
Credits:
© 2013. Photo: Ilya Shurygin.
Data: museum annotation.
THE GALLERY OF ANCIENT ART
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