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Maker(s) &
Production:

, Greece

Production
Note:

carved

Category:

funerary equipment

Name:

sarcophagus

Date:

101 200

Period:

Middle Roman

Description:

sarcophagus, decorated with relief scenes of the life of Achilles

Find Spot:

source not stated

Material(s):

marble (Luna); lid
marble (Proconnesian); sarcophagus

Dimension:

height, 0.565, m

Acquisition:

given; 1850; Disney, John, Dr

Documentation:

Disney, J.. 1809. A catalogue of some marbles, bronzes, pictures, and gems, at the Hyde, near Ingatestone, Essex; the greater part successively the property of Thomas Hollis, Esq, FRS and SA, and Thomas Brand Hollis, Esq, FRS and SA and now of John Disney, DD FSA.
5-6, with pl.

Michaelis, Adolf. 1882. Ancient marbles in Great Britain.
no. 76

Budde, Ludwig. Nicholls, Richard V.. 1967. Catalogue of the Greek and Roman sculpture in the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge.
no. 162, pl. 56

Brommer, F.. 1971. Denkmälerlisten zur griechischen Heldensage.
69,81,96,102

Disney, J.. 1846. Museum Disneianum : being a description of a collection of ancient marbles, in the possession of John Disney.
pl. xlii

Koch, G. 1998. Akten des Symposiums '125 Jahre Sarkophag-Corpus' Marburg 4-7 Oct.1995.Mainz: p. 52-60, pl. 26, fig.1

Accession:

Object Number: GR.45.1850
(Antiquities)
(record id: 65514; input: 2003-03-25; modified: 2019-08-06)

Permanent
Identifier:

http://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/65514





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