THE GALLERY OF ANCIENT ART

Sculpture | Rome | Funeral sculpture | Sarcophagi | Clipeus sarkophagi
1. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sarcophagus strigilato with the muses of tragedy and comedy and clipeus portrait of the deceased.
Marble. 3rd century CE.
Inv. No. 853.
Copenhagen, New Carlsberg Glyptotek.
2. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sarcophagus with flying Victories holding a portrait medallion of the deceased.
White-yellowish marble. Second quarter of the 3rd century CE.
Inv. No. II 1a 761.
Moscow, the Pushkin Museum of Fine Arts.
3. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sarcophagus with flying erotes holding a portrait medallion of the deceased.
Marble. Ca. 190—200 CE.
Inv. No. 56.145.
New York, the Metropolitan Museum of Art.
4. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sarcophagus with flying erotes holding a portrait medallion of the deceased. Detail.
Marble. Ca. 190—200 CE.
Inv. No. 56.145.
New York, the Metropolitan Museum of Art.
5. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Clipeus-sarcophagus of Lucius Caltilius Salutaris depicting the myth about Romulus and Remus.
Marble.
Second half of the 2nd century.
Inv. No. 106, 106A.
Ostia, Archaeological Museum.
6. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sarcophagus strigilato with the Seasons and clipeus portrait of the deceased.
Marble. 270s CE.
Inv. No. 1163.
Ostia, Archaeological Museum.
7. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sarcophagus strigilato with the Seasons and clipeus portrait of the deceased. Detail.
Marble. 270s CE.
Inv. No. 1163.
Ostia, Archaeological Museum.
8. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sarcophagus with winged Victories holding a portrait medallion of the deceased.
Marble. 2nd—3rd cent. CE.
Ostia, Archaeological Museum.
9. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sarcophagus with Dionysus, Ariadne and Centauri-clipeophori (close-up).
Marble. Ca. 230 CE.
Paris, Louvre Museum.
10. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sarcophagus with Dionysus, Ariadne and Centauri-clipeophori (close-up).
Marble. Ca. 230 CE.
Paris, Louvre Museum.
11. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sarcophagus with Dionysus, Ariadne and Centauri-clipeophori (close-up).
Marble. Ca. 230 CE.
Paris, Louvre Museum.
12. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sarcophagus with Dionysus, Ariadne and Centauri-clipeophori (front panel).
Marble. Ca. 230 CE.
Paris, Louvre Museum.
13. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sarcophagus with bust of the deceased in a shell and a scene of marine thiasos.
Marble. 3rd cent. CE.
Inv. No. C 16 est.
Pisa, Camposanto Monumentale.
14. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sarcophagus with bust of the deceased in an oval medallion and a scene of marine thiasos.
Marble. 3rd cent. CE.
Inv. No. A 9 est.
Pisa, Camposanto Monumentale.
15. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sarcophagus with portraits of the deceased in clipeus hold by the Seasons of the Year.
Marble. 220—230 CE.
Inv. No. A 2 est.
Pisa, Camposanto Monumentale.
16. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sarcophagus with portraits of the deceased in clipeus hold by the Seasons of the Year.
Marble. 220—230 CE.
Inv. No. A 2 est.
Pisa, Camposanto Monumentale.
17. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sarcophagus with a portrait of the deceased in a shell held by two centauro-tritons.
White marble.
Rome, 2nd century CE.
Rome, Church of San Crisogono.
18. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sarcophagus with Eroses holding a portrait medallion of the deceased.
Marble. Beginning of the 3rd cent. CE.
Rome, National Gallery of Ancient Art of Corsini Palace.
19. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sarcophagus with Eroses holding a portrait medallion of the deceased: front relief.
Marble. Beginning of the 3rd cent. CE.
Rome, National Gallery of Ancient Art of Corsini Palace.
20. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Cupids making and carrying weapons.
Side of a sarcophagus.
White marble. 2nd century (Antonine Period)
Rome, Roman National Museum, Baths of Diocletian.