Relief with a trireme.
Fine-grained marble with grey veins.
Last decades of the 1st cent. BCE.
Baia, Archaeological Museum of the Phlegraean Fields
(Museo Archeologico dei Campi Flegrei)
THE GALLERY OF ANCIENT ART
The slab belongs to a circular funerary monument re-evoking the feats accomplished by the military fleet which was stationed in Misenum in the last decades of the 1st century B.C.
Keywords: marble relief slab trireme misenum military fleet warrior warriors medusa gorgoneion