ANCIENT ART
ARCHITECTURE | ROME | Tomb of the Scipios
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1. SCULPTURE. Rome.
A replica of the sarcophagus of Lucius Cornelius Scipio Barbatus (decorative frieze and inscription).
The Tomb of the Scipios on the via Appia.
Peperino. 280 BCE.
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2. INSCRIPTIONS. Rome.
Epitaph of Marcus Iunius Silanus.
Inscription on a slab that covered a cinerarium.
Rome, Tomb of the Scipios.
3. PAINTING, GRAPHIC ARTS. Rome.
Figure of a warrior.
Fragment of a wall painting on the facade of the Tomb of the Scipios on the via Appia (the third, upper fresco layer).
Rome, Tomb of the Scipios.
4. ARCHITECTURE. Rome.
Genealogical tree of the Scipios.
Rome, Tomb of the Scipios.
5. INSCRIPTIONS. Rome.
Inscription on the sarcophagus of Lucius Cornelius Scipio Barbatus.
The Tomb of the Scipios on the via Appia.
Peperino. 280 BCE.
Rome, Tomb of the Scipios.
6. INSCRIPTIONS. Rome.
Inscription on the sarcophagus of Lucius Cornelius Scipio, son of Hispallus.
Rome, Tomb of the Scipios.
7. INSCRIPTIONS. Rome.
Remains of the sarcophagus of Cornelius Scipio Asiagenus Comatus.
Tufa.
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8. ARCHITECTURE. Rome.
Sarcophagus of Gnaeus Cornelius Scipio Hispanus
Aniene tufa.
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9. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sarcophagus of Lucius Cornelius Scipio Barbatus (a close-up).
The Tomb of the Scipios on the via Appia.
Peperino. 280 BCE.
Rome, Tomb of the Scipios.
10. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sarcophagus of Lucius Cornelius Scipio Barbatus (a copy in situ).
The Tomb of the Scipios on the via Appia.
Peperino. 280 BCE.
Rome, Tomb of the Scipios.
11. ARCHITECTURE. Rome.
Sarcophagus of Lucius Cornelius Scipio, son of Barbatus.
Peperino monolith. Ca. 230 BCE.
Rome, Tomb of the Scipios.
12. ARCHITECTURE. Rome.
Sarcophagus of Lucius Cornelius Scipio, son of Barbatus.
Peperino monolith. Ca. 230 BCE.
Rome, Tomb of the Scipios.
13. ARCHITECTURE. Rome.
Sarcophagus of Lucius Cornelius Scipio, son of Hispallus.
Monolith of lapis gabinus. Ca. 180170 BCE.
Rome, Tomb of the Scipios.
14. ARCHITECTURE. Rome.
Tomb of the Scipios on the via Appia.
Central gallery.
Rome, Tomb of the Scipios.
15. ARCHITECTURE. Rome.
Tomb of the Scipios on the via Appia.
Facade.
Rome, Tomb of the Scipios.
16. ARCHITECTURE. Rome.
Tomb of the Scipios on the via Appia.
Facade.
Rome, Tomb of the Scipios.
17. ARCHITECTURE. Rome.
Tomb of the Scipios on the via Appia.
Plan of the tomb with sites of the sarcophagi.
Rome, Tomb of the Scipios.
18. ARCHITECTURE. Rome.
Tomb of the Scipios on the via Appia.
The last longitudinal gallery on the right.
Rome, Tomb of the Scipios.
19. ARCHITECTURE. Rome.
Tomb of the Scipios on the via Appia.
The left longitudinal gallery.
Rome, Tomb of the Scipios.
20. ARCHITECTURE. Rome.
Tomb of the Scipios on the via Appia.
The left longitudinal gallery.
Rome, Tomb of the Scipios.
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