Ancient Art

Relief fragment depicting animals

6th century A.D.

Limestone

35.5 x 74.3 x 8.5 cm (14 x 29 1/4 x 3 3/8 in.)
Gift of the Olsen Foundation
1955.60.5
Culture: 
Egyptian
Period: 
Coptic
Classification: 
Sculpture
Status: 
Not on view
Bibliography: 

John D Cooney, Late Egyptian and Coptic Art (New York: Brooklyn Museum of Art, 1943), 18, Pl. 21.

Gerry D. Scott, III, Ancient Egyptian Art at Yale, 1st (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1986), 197, no. 151, ill.

Lisa R. Brody and Gail Hoffman, eds., Roman in the Provinces: Art on the Periphery of Empire (Chestnut Hill, Mass.: McMullen Museum of Art, 2014), 315, no. 138, pl. 138.

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