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Cast of a Roman relief in the Vatican Museum showing a bull being led by a young man towards an altar attended by two women (priestesses?) for sacrifice. Above are a series of festoons between bukrania (ox skulls). Plaster.

Museum number: SC58

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Acquired by Soane from the architect Lewis Wyatt, 1834.


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