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Sculpture | Rome | Funeral sculpture | Sarcophagi
21. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sarcophagus of the spouses flanked by the Dioscuri (the front panel).
Marble.
2nd cent. CE.
Inv. No. 2005/928.
Florence, Museum of the Works of the Cathedral.
22. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sarcophagus of the spouses with the Dioscuri. The right short side panel with a scene “An assistant of the priest leads a sacrificial bull”.
Marble.
2nd cent. CE.
Inv. No. 2005/928.
Florence, Museum of the Works of the Cathedral.
23. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sarcophagus of the spouses with the Dioscuri. The left short side panel with a scene “An officer shows mercy to a captured barbar”.
Marble.
2nd cent. CE.
Inv. No. 2005/928.
Florence, Museum of the Works of the Cathedral.
24. 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.
25. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Achilles killing Troilus. Left side panel of the sarcophagus with scenes of the Trojan war (Iliupersis sarcophagus).
Proconnessian marble. Mid-2nd cent. CE.
Inv. No. 6722.
Mantua, Ducal Palace.
26. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sarcophagus with scenes of life of a roman military officer.
Marble. 2nd century CE.
Mantua, Ducal Palace.
27. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sarcophagus with scenes of life of a roman military officer. Concordia.
Marble. 2nd century CE.
Mantua, Ducal Palace.
28. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sarcophagus with scenes of life of a roman military officer (front panel).
Marble. 2nd century CE.
Mantua, Ducal Palace.
29. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sarcophagus with scenes of life of a roman military officer. Pietas.
Marble. 2nd century CE.
Mantua, Ducal Palace.
30. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sarcophagus with scenes of life of a roman military officer. Virtus and clementia.
Marble. 2nd century CE.
Mantua, Ducal Palace.
31. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sarcophagus with scenes of the Trojan war (Iliupersis sarcophagus) — front panel.
Proconnessian marble. Mid-2nd cent. CE.
Inv. No. 6722.
Mantua, Ducal Palace.
32. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Scenes of the myth of Medea. Front panel of sarcophagus.
Luna marble. Mid-2nd cent. CE.
Inv. No. 6763.
Mantua, Ducal Palace.
33. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Trojan women lamenting. Right side panel of the sarcophagus with scenes of the Trojan war (Iliupersis sarcophagus).
Proconessian marble. Mid-2nd cent. CE.
Inv. No. 6722.
Mantua, Ducal Palace.
34. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Atrium with an inscription in honour of Pliny the Younger.
Milan, Basilica of Sant’Ambrogio.
35. SCULPTURE. Asia.
Sarcophagus with Eroses and garlands.
White marble. 2nd—3rd cent. CE. Asia Minor.
Inv. No. 204.
Milan, Poldi Pezzoli Museum.
36. SCULPTURE. Asia.
Sarcophagus with Eroses and garlands.
White marble. 2nd—3rd cent. CE. Asia Minor.
Inv. No. 204.
Milan, Poldi Pezzoli Museum.
37. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Achilles at the Court of King Lycomedes (Achilles on the island of Scyros). Longitudinal panel of a sarcophagus.
Marble.
Ca. mid-2nd century CE.
Inv. Nos. II 1a 833 / 925, 926, 927, 930.
Moscow, the Pushkin Museum of Fine Arts.
38. 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.
39. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Central part of side 2 of sarcophagus with Dionysiaс scenes.
Marble. Ca. 210 CE.
Inv. No. II 1a 231.
Moscow, the Pushkin Museum of Fine Arts.
40. 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.