The Dedication of a Loving Husband
95. The two doves suggest conjugal fidelity, reminders of a verse from the Song of Solomon (6:9): "My dove, my undefiled is but one." The marble inscription from the catacomb of Priscilla reads: "Sentius Mercurius [made] this for himself and his beloved well-deserving wife Cesorina, [rest] in peace."

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