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Ancient Art

Fresco Fragments

A.D. 56

Gypsum

Yale-French Excavations at Dura-Europos
1932.1206d
Geography: 
Excavated in Dura-Europos, Syria
Culture: 
Syrian, Dura-Europos
Period: 
Parthian, 1st century A.D.
Classification: 
Paintings
Provenance: 

Excavated by the Yale-French Excavations at Dura-Europos (block N8, Temple of Aphlad), present-day Syria, 1928–37; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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