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Ancient Art

Fragments of Sculptured Relief

ca. A.D. 159

Palmyrene limestone

Yale-French Excavations at Dura-Europos
1938.5373
Geography: 
Excavated in Dura-Europos, Syria
Culture: 
Syrian, Dura-Europos
Period: 
2nd century A.D.
Classification: 
Sculpture
Provenance: 

Excavated by the Yale-French Excavations at Dura-Europos (block H1 3, Temple of Gadde, naos 3), present-day Syria, 1928–37; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Bibliography: 

Susan B. Downey, The Excavations at Dura-Europos, Final Report III (Los Angeles: Cotsen Institute of Archaeology at UCLA, 1977), 19–22, 216, no. 6, pl. 3, fig. 6.

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