A second-century statue of the Greek goddess Artemis (the Roman Diana), in the ruins of Ephesus, Turkey; the objects decorating her body have been interpreted as bulls' testicles or breasts, both symbols of fertility.
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Heracles Sarcophagus, Konya, Turkey. AD 210-250. Marble. This is an asiatic style sarcophagus, where the sides of the piece are divided by columns all the way around. Usually there is one figure or scene placed between each column, as shown here. The figures are deeply carved, moving towards a new style of sculpture that emphasizes the contrast of shadows and light.