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Ancient Art

Seven Pieces of Window Glass, Mica, etc.

ca. 323 B.C.–A.D. 256

Glass

Yale-French Excavations at Dura-Europos
1929.387a-g
Geography: 
Excavated in Dura-Europos, Syria
Culture: 
Syrian, Dura-Europos
Period: 
Roman (2nd or 3rd century A.D.)
Classification: 
Architectural Elements
Provenance: 

Excavated by the Yale-French Excavations at Dura-Europos (Bath and Roman house west of the Citadel), present-day Syria, 1928–37; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Bibliography: 

Lisa R. Brody and Gail Hoffman, eds., Dura-Europos: Crossroads of Antiquity (Boston: McMullen Museum of Art, 2011), 277, Grossmann 1929.387.g, fig. 16.4.

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