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Ancient Roman sarcophagi

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In the burial practices of ancient Rome and Roman funerary art, marble and limestone sarcophagi elaborately carved in relief were characteristic of elite ...

Roman Sarcophagi | Essay | Heilbrunn Timeline of Art History | The ...

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A sarcophagus (meaning “flesh-eater” in Greek) is a coffin for inhumation burials, widely used throughout the Roman empire starting in the second century A.D. ...

Myth, Meaning, and Memory on Roman Sarcophagi

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The sarcophagus sculptures are vehicles for remembrance. These images, the correlatives of dreams of a hoped-for future, reclaim the past and keep it alive.

"Framing the Dead on Roman Sarcophagi", RES: Anthropology and ...

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Framing the dead on Roman sarcophagi Verity Platt haec domus aeterna est, hic sum situs, hic ero semper Here is my eternal home; here I lie; here shall I be for ...

The Roman sarcophagus 'industry': a reconsideration | Ben Russell ...

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By Ben Russell in Roman Sarcophagi and Roman Art.

Sarcophagus (coffin) – Objects - RISD MUSEUM

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The fragments of this coffin (sarcophagus) were found in Rome at the beginning of the twentieth century. More than one hundred pieces were reassembled ...

Sarcophagus and Lid; 19th Century Crouching Lion Supports (Getty ...

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Sarcophagus and Lid; 19th Century Crouching Lion Supports; Unknown; Roman Empire; 210 - 220; Marble; 83.AA.275; J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles, ...

The £50000 Roman sarcophagus found abandoned ... - Daily Mail

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Sep 18, 2012 ... A rare and beautifully carved Roman sarcophagus found overgrown by plants in a back garden is set to sell for more than £50000.

Roman sarcophagus depicting a battle between Romans and ...

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Capitoline Museum Rome. Roman sarcophagus depicting a battle between Romans and Germans. Sculpted in the second century. Compare the Germans with ...

Roman Sarcophagus (Illustration) - Ancient History Encyclopedia

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Oct 22, 2013 ... The Roman sarcophagus known as the Grand Ludovisi Sarcophagus, discovered near the Porta Tiburtina in Rome. The front scene depicts ...

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A Roman Sarcophagus and Its Patron - jstor

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A Roman Sarcophagus and Its Patron. JEAN SORABELLA. Assistant Museum Educator, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, and Assistant Professor of Art History  ...

Garland Sarcophagus - Treasures of Heaven - Columbia University

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Garland Sarcophagus. Zoom Select the image to zoom. Starting in the second century, Romans began to favor inhumation, or burial, rather than cremation, and  ...

Mont Allen - Roman Sarcophagus News (blog) - Mont Allen - Home

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Mar 7, 2016 ... Strigillated sarcophagi were the single most popular type produced in the city of Rome: no other genre of Metropolitan sarcophagi were carved ...