Race of the bigae. Fresco on the inside side of sarcophagus slab from a Lucanian Tomb.
370360 BCE. Paestum, National Archaeological Museum Photo by Ilya Shurygin

Race of the bigae. Fresco on the inside side of sarcophagus slab from a Lucanian Tomb.

370360 BCE.

Paestum, National Archaeological Museum
(Museo archeologico nazionale di Paestum)

Origin:
Paestum, Andriuolo, Tomb 24 (370360 BCE), eastern slab. Excavation 1971.
Credits:
2015. Photo: Ilya Shurygin.
Text: museum information.
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