- 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