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Marble sarcophagus fragment: head and torso of a Gaul

Mid Imperial, Antonine
A.D. 160–180
Overall: 10 1/2 x 6 x 2 1/2in. (26.7 x 15.2 x 6.4cm)
Stone Sculpture
Credit Line:
Fletcher Fund, 1926
Accession Number:
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 169
Fragment from a sarcophagus of a head and torso of bearded man holding sword.
Alexander, Christine. 1930–1931. "Unpublished Fragments of Roman Sarcophagi in the Metropolitan Museum of Art." Metropolitan Museum Studies, 3: pp. 40-41, fig. 7.

McCann, Anna Marguerite. 1978. Roman Sarcophagi in the Metropoltian Museum of Art. no. 18, pp. 21, 107-17, figs. 129-30, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

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