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)

Origin:
Lago Fusaro.
Description:
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.
Credits:
2015. Photo: Ilya Shurygin.
Data: museum annotation.
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Keywords: marble relief slab trireme misenum military fleet warrior warriors medusa gorgoneion
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