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Painted Ceiling Tile with Capricorn
ca. A.D. 245
Clay with layer of painted plaster
39.5 x 42 x 4.5 cm (15 9/16 x 16 9/16 x 1 3/4 in.)
Yale-French Excavations at Dura-Europos
Roman, 3rd century A.D.
Handbook of the Collections (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1992), 270, ill.
Jennifer Chi and Sebastian Heath, eds., Edge of Empires: Pagans, Jews, and Christians at Roman Dura-Europos, exh. cat. (New York: Institute for the Study of the Ancient World, 2011), 50, no. 26, fig. 212.
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