Peacock Fresco Wall Plaque

$55.00
SKU: PLQPF
  • This reproduction of a Roman fresco from about 70 A.D., in the museum's Antiquities collection, depicts a peacock perched atop a dark red fence. Native to India, peacocks were imported into Rome and bred there as exotic pets, sacred animals, and extravagant delicacies.

    - Made of travertine with printed graphic
    - Measures 8 inches H x 8 inches W x 0.5 inch D
    - Gift box included
    - Made in the U.S.A.
    - Item #: PLQPF

    Original object information:
    Unknown Wall Fragment with a Peacock, about 70 A.D., Fresco
    40 × 24.8 × 3.2 cm (15 3/4 × 9 3/4 × 1 1/4 in.)
    The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles