Fragment of a sarcophagus with Cupid - ROM2010_11670_36

ROM2010_11670_36

Fragment of a sarcophagus with Cupid

Medium:Marble
Geography: Rome, Italy
Date: c. 200-300 AD
Period: Roman Imperial period
Dimensions:
18.9 x 13.1 x 7.3 cm
Object number: 959.17.20
On view
Gallery Location:Eaton Gallery of Rome: Roman sculpture techniques
DescriptionNote the extensive use of the drill to indicate the Cupid’s curly hair, the corner of the eyes and mouth, and the dimple in his chin.
Collection:
Roman World
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