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Ancient Art

Textile (Child’s Tunic)

ca. 323 B.C.–A.D. 256

Wool

30 × 24 in. (76.2 × 61 cm) Warp (9) 60cm Weft (36) 74.5 cm
Yale-French Excavations at Dura-Europos
1938.5486
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Syrian, Dura-Europos
Period: 
Greco-Roman or Parthian
Classification: 
Textiles
Provenance: 

Excavated by the Yale-French Excavations at Dura-Europos (Necropolis, Tomb 8), present-day Syria, 1928–37; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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