Sarcophagus with harbor scene

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Description

Sarcophagus depicting three sailing vessels entering a port, one of them trying to rescue a man overboard; to the far left a storeyed building with two people watching, and to the far right a lighthouse.

Current Ownership

Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek, Copenaghen

Material

Chronology Period

Late 3rd c. AD

Content Provider

University of Bologna

Original Collection

Fondazione Federico Zeri - Fototeca Zeri, Università di Bologna, inv. 2878 - Istituto Nazionale Luce, Roma, Via S. Susanna 17, Telefoni 484-141, 484-143, 484-142, 484-201, 484-202, Servizio fotografico

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