Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Centaurs
MythsLapiths and Centaurs Battle
Further details
From Pomezia, near the porta Medaglia, estates of Donna Olimpia; all three sides of this Sarcophagus show a Centauromachia, the lid a Gigantomachia.
ARTIST/CREATOR
Ancient Roman
DATE
circa 140
LOCATION
Rome, Museo Nazionale Romano, Museo delle Terme (inv. 128581 (formerly 2006205))
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Digital only
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Hellmut Sichtermann, Die mythologischen Sarkophage, 2: Apollon - Grazien (Die antiken Sarkophagreliefs 12,2), Berlin 1992, p. 170f., no. 148
Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Dean's Development Fund of the School of Advanced Study, University of London
Contact
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