Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Sea deities and animals
Census of Antique Art known to the RenaissanceUnknown or lost prototypesSarcophagiformerly Rome, Palazzo Giustiniani
Groups of Sea deities and monsters Sarcophagi Sarcophagi with a shell containing a portrait in the centre
Further details
in the 16th century on the Monte Celio, sketched by Dosio
ARTIST/CREATOR
Ancient Roman
DATE
early 3rd century
LOCATION
Rome, Palazzo Giustiniani (according to Rumpf by 1939 no longer in the Palazzo Giustiniani)
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Andreas Rumpf, Die Meerwesen auf den Antiken Sarkophagreliefs (Die Antiken Sarkophagreliefs, 5, 1), Berlin 1939, p. 27f, no. 71, fig. 40f. and plate 20; Salomon Reinach, RĂ©pertoire de reliefs grecs et romains, 3, Paris 1912, p. 258
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RELATIONS
Census database
Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Dean's Development Fund of the School of Advanced Study, University of London
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