28 avril 2009

A Roman marble sarcophagus fragment. Early 3rd Century A.D.

A Roman marble sarcophagus fragment. Early 3rd Century A.D. From the corner of a sarchophagus, carved in high relief on one side with a nude satyr, facing right, with pointed ears and deeply drilled locks, a goat-skin falling in folds over his left shoulder, bending down and pouring wine from a bucket, his left foot on a wine skin, with a diminutive Eros on the right, looking up into the bucket and clasping the rim with his left hand, the remains of a hand in the upper right corner, holding a theatre mask aloft; the left side... [Lire la suite]
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