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#8614: Tomb of the Diver Fresco

Photo 8614: Tomb of the Diver Fresco - Archaeological Museum, Paestum

Photo Details

Photo ID
8614
Date
2008-04-09
Location
Archaeological Museum, Paestum
Description
Fresco from the Tomb of the Diver, named for this scene, found in the Area Tempa del Prete in Paestum and dated to 470 BCE. This fresco, from the lid of the tomb, shows a diver in mid-plunge, thought to represent the passage from life to death.
Camera
Canon EOS 400D DIGITAL
Resolution
3400 x 1728 px
File Size
4.82 MB
ISO
100
Geotag
40.423453° N, 15.007228° E
Date Digitized
April 9, 2008
Date Uploaded
July 1, 2011
Credit
Holly Hayes