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Ancient Art

Inscription with epitaph of Bouraidis

300–400

Marble with red inscription in red pigment

46.99 × 3.175 × 25.4 cm (18 1/2 × 1 1/4 × 10in.)
Yale-French Excavations at Dura-Europos
1938.5999.5006
Geography: 
Excavated in Dura-Europos, Syria
Culture: 
Syria
Period: 
4th–5th century
Classification: 
Inscriptions
Provenance: 

Excavated by the Yale-French Excavations at Dura-Europos (possibly from Scythopolis), present-day Syria, 1928–37; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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