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Marble relief fragment

Period:
Imperial
Date:
1st–2nd century A.D.
Culture:
Roman
Medium:
Marble, Palombino
Dimensions:
Overall: 3 15/16 x 5 1/2 in. (10 x 14 cm)
Classification:
Stone Sculpture
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1917
Accession Number:
17.230.118
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 166
This small fragment is exquisitely carved in deep relief with a feline among acanthus leaves.
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