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Ancient Art

Lead Picture Frame

ca. 323 B.C.–A.D. 256

Lead

Yale-French Excavations at Dura-Europos
1933.612
Geography: 
Excavated in Dura-Europos, Syria
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Syrian, Dura-Europos
Period: 
Greco-Roman or Parthian
Classification: 
Containers - Metals
Provenance: 

Excavated by the Yale-French Excavations at Dura-Europos (block B2 D10, private houses), present-day Syria, 1928–37; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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