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Ancient Art

Horns of a Bull

3rd century A.D

Paint on Plaster

8 1/16 × 8 7/16 in. (20.5 × 21.5 cm)
Yale-French Excavations at Dura-Europos
1935.99e
Geography: 
Excavated in Dura-Europos, Syria
Culture: 
Syrian, Dura-Europos
Period: 
Roman (3rd century A.D.)
Classification: 
Paintings
Provenance: 

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

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