A LARGE ROMAN MARBLE SARCOPHAGUS FRAGMENT - For Sale
A LARGE ROMAN MARBLE SARCOPHAGUS FRAGMENT
c. late 2nd Century-3rd Century A.D.
A rectangular slab of white marble, originally part of a sarcophagus, with relief carving. Depicted is a partial image of a figure, undoubtedly the deceased, wearing a well pleated garment, encircled within a raised border. Fruits and offerings shown below. Some roughness around the edges and surface wear, otherwise in excellent condition.
8.25 x 13.5 inches (3.25 x 5.31 cms)
Custom wood base, shipping and Certificate of Authenticity included in price.
Export Approval from Israel Antiquities Authority.