Stucco mural relief fragment

Period:
Early Imperial
Date:
1st century A.D.
Culture:
Roman
Medium:
Stucco
Dimensions:
7 1/2 × 9 3/4 × 1 in. (19.1 × 24.8 × 2.5 cm)
Classification:
Miscellaneous-Stucco
Credit Line:
The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
Accession Number:
74.51.5869
Not on view
The dolphin holds a wreath in his mouth. Another marine creature may be sketchily depicted in the sea above.
From Cyprus