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Ancient Art

Bronze clip-shaped hanger

ca. 323 B.C.–A.D. 256

Bronze

2 × 4 cm (13/16 × 1 9/16 in.)
Yale-French Excavations at Dura-Europos
1932.1632
Culture: 
Syrian, Dura-Europos
Period: 
Greco-Roman or Parthian
Classification: 
Timepieces
Provenance: 

Excavated by the Yale-French Excavations at Dura-Europos (block G2 55), present-day Syria, 1928–37; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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