Front of a Roman sarcophagus, Meleager hunting the boar of Calydon, sent by Diana as punishment for a neglected sacrifice

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  • Title

    Front of a Roman sarcophagus, Meleager hunting the boar of Calydon, sent by Diana as punishment for a neglected sacrifice

  • Associated place

    Napoli (place of creation)
  • Date

    1st - 2nd century AD (AD 1 - 200)
  • Material and technique

    marble, carved

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    85 cm (height)
    191 cm (width)
    1.2 cm (depth)
    393 kg (weight)
  • No. of items

    1

  • Credit line

    Purchased, 1947.

  • Museum location

    Ground floor | Gallery 21 | Greek and Roman Sculpture
  • Museum department

    Antiquities

  • Accession no.

    AN1947.278

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