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aug 21, 246 - Ludovisi Battle Sarcophagus

Description:

250 CE
Marble
Late Imperial Roman

Romans vs. Goths

Romans seen heroic, ideal

Goths seen barbaric.

Style is pulling away from classical antiquity. Not a clear sense of space. Very dense.

Deep relief

More sarcophagi 2nd and 3rd century. More fashionable to bury dead instead of cremation.

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Date:

aug 21, 246
Now
~ 1773 years ago

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