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Fresco fragment with siren

Period:
Imperial
Date:
1st century A.D.
Culture:
Roman
Medium:
Fresco; 2nd style
Dimensions:
Overall: 4 1/8 x 3 1/2 in. (10.5 x 8.9 cm)
Classification:
Miscellaneous-Paintings
Credit Line:
Gift of Miss A. Rivier, 1930
Accession Number:
30.142.7
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
The style, technique, and subject of this fresco fragment corresponds directly to those of a more complete fresco from Boscotrecase (20.192.12) on view in the Augustan Gallery.
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