Christian Sarcophagus (320-30)
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Christian Sarcophagus (320-30)

One-register marble sarcophagus (Rome, 320-30) with inscribed lid (Sardinia, first half of 5th century). From left to right, the reliefs depict: the Virgin and Child; Journey of the Magi; Orans with apostles?; Noah in the Ark; Water-Miracle of St. Peter. Bode Museum, Berlin, Germany.