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Sculpture | Rome | Funeral sculpture | Sarcophagi | Mythological sarcophagi
1. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Myth about Medea.
Side of a sarcophagus. Fragment.
Marble. Ca. 170 CE.
Berlin, State Museums, Pergamon Museum.
2. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Scenes of the myth of Medea. Front panel of sarcophagus.
Greek marble. Mid-2nd cent. CE.
Inv. No. Sk 843 b.
Berlin, State Museums, Pergamon Museum.
3. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Scenes of the myth of Medea. Front panel of sarcophagus, central part.
Greek marble. Mid-2nd cent. CE.
Inv. No. Sk 843 b.
Berlin, State Museums, Pergamon Museum.
4. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Scenes of the myth of Medea. Front panel of sarcophagus, detail: a children with gifts.
Greek marble. Mid-2nd cent. CE.
Inv. No. Sk 843 b.
Berlin, State Museums, Pergamon Museum.
5. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Scenes of the myth of Medea. Front panel of sarcophagus, detail: Creon and his dying daughter Creus.
Greek marble. Mid-2nd cent. CE.
Inv. No. Sk 843 b.
Berlin, State Museums, Pergamon Museum.
6. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Scenes of the myth of Medea. Front panel of sarcophagus, detail: Creusa.
Greek marble. Mid-2nd cent. CE.
Inv. No. Sk 843 b.
Berlin, State Museums, Pergamon Museum.
7. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Scenes of the myth of Medea. Front panel of sarcophagus, left part.
Greek marble. Mid-2nd cent. CE.
Inv. No. Sk 843 b.
Berlin, State Museums, Pergamon Museum.
8. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Scenes of the myth of Medea. Front panel of sarcophagus (panorama).
Greek marble. Mid-2nd cent. CE.
Inv. No. Sk 843 b.
Berlin, State Museums, Pergamon Museum.
9. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Scenes of the myth of Medea. Front panel of sarcophagus, right part.
Greek marble. Mid-2nd cent. CE.
Inv. No. Sk 843 b.
Berlin, State Museums, Pergamon Museum.
10. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sarcophage with the myth of Phaedra and Hippolytus (front panel).
Roman work.
Marble.
3rd cent. CE.
Inv. No. 98 (1914).
Florence, Gallery of Uffizi, Ricetto lorense.
11. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sarcophagus with the myth of Leucippides’ abduction (front panel).
Roman work.
Pentelic marble.
First half of the 2nd cent. CE.
Inv. No. 104 (1914).
Florence, Gallery of Uffizi.
12. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sarcophagus with a scene of the rape of Persephone (the left short side panel).
Fine-grained marble (possibly Italic).
160—180 CE.
Inv. No. 86.
Florence, Gallery of Uffizi, 1st Corridor.
13. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Fragment of a sarcophagus with myth of Orestes.
Marble.
3d cent. CE.
Inv. No. 2005/039.
Florence, Museum of the Works of the Cathedral.
14. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Central part of side 1 of sarcophagus with Dionysiaс scenes.
Marble. Ca. 210 CE.
Inv. No. II 1a 231.
Moscow, the Pushkin Museum of Fine Arts.
15. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Lenos sarcophagus with Dionysiaс scenes (side 3).
Marble. Ca. 210 CE.
Inv. No. II 1a 231.
Moscow, the Pushkin Museum of Fine Arts.
16. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Lenos sarcophagus with Dionysiaс scenes (side 4).
Marble. Ca. 210 CE.
Inv. No. II 1a 231.
Moscow, the Pushkin Museum of Fine Arts.
17. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Lenos sarcophagus with Dionysiaс scenes (side 4).
Marble. Ca. 210 CE.
Inv. No. II 1a 231.
Moscow, the Pushkin Museum of Fine Arts.
18. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Satyr removing a splinter from a Pan’s foot. A close-up of side 1 of sarcophagus with Dionysiaс scenes.
Marble. Ca. 210 CE.
Inv. No. II 1a 231.
Moscow, the Pushkin Museum of Fine Arts.
19. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sleeping Ariadne on Naxos island. A close-up of side 1 of sarcophagus with Dionysiaс scenes.
Marble. Ca. 210 CE.
Inv. No. II 1a 231.
Moscow, the Pushkin Museum of Fine Arts.
20. SCULPTURE. Rome.
A lenos-shaped sarcophagus known as “Sarcophagus of the Brothers” or a “Senatorial sarcophagus”.
Carrara marble. 240—260 CE.
Inv. No. 6603.
Naples, National Archaeological Museum.