Sarcophagus with Lambs Approaching a Chi-Rho in a Wreath

Garden of the Museo Nazionale, Ravenna, Italy

The left acroterium has an image, now unrecognizable, in a shield-shaped frame; the right one has a scallop shell. On the case, fluted columns frame a scene of sheep apporaching Christ symbolized by the chi-rho and alpha-omega in a wreath. A blossom is sculpted above each sheep.

The left end of the sarcophagus has the same wreath design:

The right end has an urn:


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Left end in full resolution
Right end in full resolution

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Photographed at the site by Richard Stracke, shared under Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike license.