Sarcophagus fragment depicting two drunken boys returning from revels in honour of the wine-god Bacchus

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Details

  • Title

    Sarcophagus fragment depicting two drunken boys returning from revels in honour of the wine-god Bacchus

  • Associated place

    Athens (place of creation)
  • Date

    140 - 150
  • Material and technique

    marble

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    79 cm (length)
    22 cm (width)
    44 cm (depth)
  • No. of items

    1

  • Credit line

    Presented by the Dowager Countess of Pomfret, 1755.

  • Museum location

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

    Antiquities

  • Accession no.

    ANMichaelis.106

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Further reading

Michaelis, A., Ancient Marbles in Great Britain (Cambridge University Press, 1882), no.106, p.565

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