Wall painting - Sphinx

Peinture murale - Sphinx

Depicted object

  • Current Location : Naples. Museo Archeologico Nazionale
  • Current inventory no. : inv. 9275
  • Source object dimensions : 25.00, 84.00 (height, width and lenght : cm)
  • Source object type : mural painting (visual works)
  • State of conservation : Mounted with two other fragments on a red background : one representing an herm, the other showing a bearded man
  • Archaeological Findspot : Italy, Pompei
  • Provenance : Portici museum
  • Iconography : Sphinx

Bibliography

pp. 1777
Notes: 
Says that it comes from Herculaneum ; Mounted with two other fragments on a red background : one representing an herm, the other showing a bearded man
p. 348, n. 10

Reference URL

https://digitalmontagny.inha.fr/en/record/montagny14r11

Drawing

Link to manuscript: 
Drawing Inscription: 
Sfinge greca
detto Presapine del
V. volume delle
Antichità di
Ercolano.
Support Material: 
Transparent paper
Drawing Source: 
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