A Roman marble stele
Lot 153W
A Roman marble funerary stele fragment
Sold for £6,960 (US$ 11,686) inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
A Roman marble funerary stele fragment
Circa 1st-2nd Century A.D.
Depicting a draped female figure standing on the right, a draped male figure in the middle, and a small figure in the bottom left corner, with a line of Greek inscribed above, 'farewell Gaios Annaios Rouphos, 20in x 16in (50.8cm x 40.6cm), mounted

Footnotes

  • Provenance:
    European collection since the 1970s.

    Literature:
    The name is Gaios Annaios Rouphos, is a Greek transliteration of the Latin name Gaius Annaeus Rufus, implying Roman citizenship.
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