Grande Ludovisi Altemps Inv8574 n4



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English: African soldier playing the cornu (curved trumpet). Detail of the so-called “Grande Ludovisi” sarcophagus, with battle scene between Roman soldiers and Germans. Proconnesian marble, Roman artwork, ca. 251/252 CE. Found in 1621 near the Tiburtina Gate in Rome.
Français : Soldat africain jouant de la trompette courbe, détail du sarcophage « Grande Ludovisi » représentant une bataille entre soldats romains et Germains. Marbre du Proconnèse, œuvre romaine, vers 251/252 ap. J.-C.
Italiano: Soldato africano che suona il cornu, Cosidetto “Grande Ludovisi” sarcofago, con scena di battaglia tra soldati Romani e Germani. Marmo proconnesio, opera romana, 251/252 d.C. ca.

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