Relief of nimbate and radiate god with spear and sword Artist: Unknown

Medium

Limestone

Dimensions

35 7/16 × 23 5/8 × 7 7/8 in. (90 × 60.01 × 20 cm)

Credit Line

Yale-French Excavations at Dura-Europos

Accession Number

1938.5353

Period

2nd century A.D.

Classification
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Provenance

Provenance

Excavated by the Yale-French Excavations at Dura-Europos, present-day Syria, 1928–37; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.
Bibliography
  • Hans Erik Mathiesen, Sculpture in the Parthian Empire : a study in chronology, 2 volumes (Aarhus Denmark: Aarhus Universitetsforlag, 1992), 202, no. 187, vol. 1, appendix II, pp.78–80, fig. 64
  • Susan B. Downey, The Excavations at Dura-Europos, Final Report III (Los Angeles: Cotsen Institute of Archaeology at UCLA, 1977), 71–2, no. 53, pl. 15, fig. 53
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