London, South Kensington
15 May 2002
A ROMAN MARBLE FUNERARY RELIEF OF A CENTURION
CIRCA 3RD CENTURY A.D.
The frontal standing soldier wearing a gorgoneion breast-plate, pleated tunic, sword and cloak over his left shoulder, a pair of greaves hanging up above to his left, part of a single line of a Greek inscription above, mounted
14½ in. (37 cm.) high
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