The Piranesi vase (close-up).
Marble. Ancient parts — 1st cent. BCE — 1st cent. CE. Composition by G. B. Piranesi — second half of the 18th cent.
Height 125 cm.
Inv. No. A. 121 / Gr-3023.
Saint Petersburg, The State Hermitage Museum
THE GALLERY OF ANCIENT ART
From Tivoli (?). Entered the Hermitage collection in 1850 fron Tzarskoye Selo. Was acquired in 1826 from Lebzelter (?).
© 2013. Photo: Ilya Shurygin
Data: museum annotation and the site of the State Hermitage.
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