Ancient Art

Sixteen buttons and spindle whorls of different sizes

ca. A.D. 165–256

Stone

Yale-French Excavations at Dura-Europos
1929.431
Culture: 
Syrian, Dura-Europos
Period: 
Roman, 2nd–3rd century A.D.
Classification: 
Apparel/Costume
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

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

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