Ara Pietatis, cast of the Della Valle – Medici slab, detail with scene of sacrifice before the temple of Mars Ultor, 43 C.E., marble, 3 feet, 9 inches high (original in the Villa Medici, Rome)


Ara Pietatis, cast of the Della Valle - Medici slab, detail with scene of sacrifice before the temple of Mars Ultor, 43 C.E., marble, 3 feet, 9 inches high (original in the Villa Medici, Rome)

Ara Pietatis, cast of the Della Valle – Medici slab, detail with scene of sacrifice before the temple of Mars Ultor, 43 C.E., marble, 3 feet, 9 inches high (original in the Villa Medici, Rome)

Cite this page as: Beth Harris, "Ara Pietatis, cast of the Della Valle – Medici slab, detail with scene of sacrifice before the temple of Mars Ultor, 43 C.E., marble, 3 feet, 9 inches high (original in the Villa Medici, Rome)," in Smarthistory, August 14, 2016, accessed May 28, 2018, https://smarthistory.org/preparations-for-a-sacrifice/pietatis/.