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Cast of a Roman relief (Vatican Museum No.468), plaster

Museum number: SC66

Curatorial note

This relief depicts a cow, with its suckling calf, drinking from a bowl in front of a high wall beyond which is the pediement of a temple. To the left is the figure of a hunter(?) with a dead duck(?) hanging from the staff he is carrying over his left shoulder.

Provenance help-art-provenance

Acquired by Soane from the architect Lewis Wyatt, 1834.


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