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Marine Sarcophagus 1, in Pisa, Tuscany, Italy more

sarcophagi, mythical creatures, gryphons, colour

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Marine Sarcophagus 1

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Showing the corner and end, with its “crouching marine gryphon” whatever that might be!

rectangular sarcophagus (mid 3rd century a.d.). on the front shell like clipeus with bust of the deceased - a man - held by two tritons, around it courting of marine gods. on the flanks marine panther and marine gryphon both crouched.


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Canon EOS Digital Rebel XTi / 400D / Kiss Digital X
Lens: 17 - 85 mm (35 mm equivalent: 27.5 - 137.6 mm)
Focal Length: 78mm
ISO: 400
Aperture: f/7.1
Exposure Time: 0.008 seconds
Exposure Program: Program AE
Flash: Off, Did not fire
Picture Style: Landscape
Date: 2007:07:01 11:35:25


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