Rabbit Eating Leaves, Blackbird Eating a Cricket, Columbarium of Scribonius Menophilus

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Illustration

Francesca Santoro L'hoir
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published on 19 October 2014

Charming frescoes decorate the walls of this first-century CE columbarium, discovered in 1982 CE on the grounds of the Villa Doria Pamphili. Other wall paintings include fishermen, scenes from tragedy, musical instruments, dancers of death, and Nile scenes.

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About the Author

Francesca Santoro L'hoir
I am a former college professor and Fellow of the American Academy in Rome, 1997.

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APA Style

L'hoir, F. S. (2014, October 19). Rabbit Eating Leaves, Blackbird Eating a Cricket, Columbarium of Scribonius Menophilus. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/3149/rabbit-eating-leaves-blackbird-eating-a-cricket-co/

Chicago Style

L'hoir, Francesca Santoro. "Rabbit Eating Leaves, Blackbird Eating a Cricket, Columbarium of Scribonius Menophilus." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified October 19, 2014. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/3149/rabbit-eating-leaves-blackbird-eating-a-cricket-co/.

MLA Style

L'hoir, Francesca Santoro. "Rabbit Eating Leaves, Blackbird Eating a Cricket, Columbarium of Scribonius Menophilus." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 19 Oct 2014. Web. 03 Feb 2023.

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