THE GALLERY OF ANCIENT ART

Applied Art | Rome
21. APPLIED ART. Rome.
Cathedra of Maximianus.
Ivory. 6th century.
Ravenna, Archiepiscopal Museum.
22. APPLIED ART. Rome.
The game of the “kings”.
Inv. No. NCE 117.
Rome, Capitoline Museums.
23. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Globe from atop the Vatican Obelisk, thought in Medieval times to contain Julius Caesar’s ashes.
Gilded bronze. First half of the 1st cent. CE.
Inv. No. MC 1066.
Rome, Capitoline Museums, Palazzo dei Conservatori, Medieval Room.
24. APPLIED ART. Rome.
Calendar with removable pins. (Saturn, Sun, Luna, Mars, Mercury, Jupiter, Venus).
From the stone plate of the 3rd—4th centuries CE, found in Rome.
Rome, Museum of Roman Civilization.
25. APPLIED ART. Rome.
Cartibulum.
Table-supports (trapezophora): marble. Early Empire period.
Rome, Oratoray of St. Barbara.
26. APPLIED ART. Rome.
Cartibulum.
Table-supports (trapezophora): marble. Early Empire period.
Rome, Oratoray of St. Barbara.
27. APPLIED ART. Rome.
Mirror with a relief depicting the myth of Phrixus and Helle.
Silver. 138—193 CE.
Rome, Roman National Museum, Palazzo Massimo alle Terme.
28. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Bust of Silenus. Decoration of the hub of the burial chariot.
Bronze. Thrace.
Late 2nd — early 3rd cent. CE.
Inv. No. В. 870.
Saint Petersburg, The State Hermitage Museum.
29. APPLIED ART. Southern Italy.
Cup in the form of a shell.
Bronze. 1st century.
Dark-brown patina.
Height 5.5 cm, diameter 19.2 cm.
Inv. No. В. 248.
Saint Petersburg, The State Hermitage Museum.
30. APPLIED ART. Southern Italy.
Lamp with a theatrical mask.
Bronze. Late 1st — early 2nd centuries.
Dark-green patina.
Inv. No. В. 430.
Saint Petersburg, The State Hermitage Museum.
31. APPLIED ART. Southern Italy.
Tripod.
Bronze. 1st century BCE — 1st century CE.
Brown patina with green spots.
Inv. No. В. 653.
Saint Petersburg, The State Hermitage Museum.
32. APPLIED ART. Rome.
Cinerary urn.
1st century CE.
Verona, Museum-Lapidarium of Maffei.
33. APPLIED ART. Rome.
Cinerary urn.
Marble. 2nd century CE.
Inv. No. 28706.
Verona, Museum-Lapidarium of Maffei.