Sarcophagus of Marcia Romania Celsa: Three Hebrews
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Sarcophagus of Marcia Romania Celsa: Three Hebrews

The three young Hebrews in the fiery furnace (Daniel 3), with the rescuing angel second from left. This Old Testament story was a common symbol of Christian salvation. Sarcophagus of Marcia Romania Celsa, white marble, c.330-35. Discovered at Trinquetaille in 1974. Inv. 74002/6. Musee de l'Arles Antique, Arles, France.