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A Roman Lead Sarcophagus Panel
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Rome, ca 1st - 2nd century AD. A lively composition with the center featuring a Medusa mask, four dolphins frolic at each corner with foliage between, all within a rope border.

Roman lead sarcophagi were unique to the Eastern Mediterranean, specifically Phoenicia. For similar lead sarcophagi, see p. 143-148 in McCann, Roman Sarcophagi in the Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Dimensions: 29.5 cm (11 3/4") 24 cm (9 1/2")

Provenance : Private Florida collection

Condition
Some loss to the upper and lower right corners, that does not impact the panel overall. Museum-quality custom mount.

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A Roman Lead Sarcophagus Panel

Estimate $4,000 - $6,000
Jun 04, 2011
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Est. $4,000 - $6,000Starting Price $2,500
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Rome, ca 1st - 2nd century AD. A lively composition with the center featuring a Medusa mask, four dolphins frolic at each corner with foliage between, all within a rope border.

Roman lead sarcophagi were unique to the Eastern Mediterranean, specifically Phoenicia. For similar lead sarcophagi, see p. 143-148 in McCann, Roman Sarcophagi in the Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Dimensions: 29.5 cm (11 3/4") 24 cm (9 1/2")

Provenance : Private Florida collection

Condition
...
Some loss to the upper and lower right corners, that does not impact the panel overall. Museum-quality custom mount. </p>

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