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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 ...

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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. ...

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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  ...

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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  ...

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Something pensive, spellbound, and but half real, something cloistral or monastic , as we should say, united to this exquisite order, made the whole place seem ...

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Jul 18, 2017 ... Rare Roman sarcophagus lifted from London building site ... Archaeologists found small bones and a broken Roman bracelet in the ...

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Jul 18, 2017 ... An ancient Roman sarcophagus has been excavated from a building site in central London. The 1,600-year-old coffin found near Borough ...

www.nytimes.com/2017/03/09/world/europe/roman-sarcophagus-english-garden.html

Mar 9, 2017 ... A Roman sarcophagus dating back to A.D. 300 that for years served ... The flower pot turned out to be part of an ancient Roman sarcophagus.

www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-4707166/Roman-sarcophagus-containing-mother-dead-baby-found.html

Jul 18, 2017 ... 'This Roman sarcophagus is the find of a lifetime and a credit to the council's commitment to ensuring that the borough's history is properly ...