Rabbit Eating Leaves, Blackbird Eating a Cricket, Columbarium of Scribonius Menophilus

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Francesca Santoro L'hoir
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published on 19 October 2014
Rabbit Eating Leaves, Blackbird Eating a Cricket, Columbarium of Scribonius Menophilus

Charming frescoes decorate the walls of this first-century CE columbarium, discovered in 1982 CE on the grounds of the Villa Doria Pamphili. Other wall paintings include fishermen, scenes from tragedy, musical instruments, dancers of death, and Nile scenes.

About the Author

Francesca Santoro L'hoir
I am a former college professor and Fellow of the American Academy in Rome, 1997.

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L'hoir, F. S. (2014, October 19). Rabbit Eating Leaves, Blackbird Eating a Cricket, Columbarium of Scribonius Menophilus. Ancient History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.ancient.eu/image/3149/

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L'hoir, Francesca S. "Rabbit Eating Leaves, Blackbird Eating a Cricket, Columbarium of Scribonius Menophilus." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Last modified October 19, 2014. https://www.ancient.eu/image/3149/.

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L'hoir, Francesca S. "Rabbit Eating Leaves, Blackbird Eating a Cricket, Columbarium of Scribonius Menophilus." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Ancient History Encyclopedia, 19 Oct 2014. Web. 06 Dec 2019.

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