Compendious Description of the Museums of Ancient Sculpture, Greek and Roman, in the Vatican Palace

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Page 103 - Brothers told stories: from the Old and New Testaments and the lives of the saints, and they also told stories to show and dramatize morality.
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Page 49 - II, who caused it to be placed in the Vatican, where it is admired by all, as one of its finest gems.
Page 53 - Sarcophagus in peperino marble found in 1870 in the Tomb of the Scipios, on the Appian Way. in the vineyard of the Sassi family.

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