Grave relief for a man, Greek Asia Minor, 450 BCE. Marble, Nye Carlsberg Glyptotek (Copenhagen, Denmark). Made with Memento Beta.
Leaning on a staff set under his left armpit, this cloaked man originally watched a dog at his feet. A quiet moment in the life of the deceased.
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- Ny Carlsberg GlyptotekAccessed 16 Jan 2017.
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Marchal, G. (2017, January 16). Grave Relief for a man. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image3d/76/grave-relief-for-a-man/
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