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Ancient Art

Fragment of frieze

5th–6th century A.D.

Marble

26.5 × 24.9 × 2.1 cm (10 7/16 × 9 13/16 × 13/16 in.)
The Yale-British School Excavations at Gerasa
1935.275
Geography: 
Excavated in Gerasa, Jordan
Status: 
On view*
Culture: 
Gerasa (Jordan)
Period: 
Byzantine
Classification: 
Architectural Elements
Provenance: 

Excavated by the Yale-British School Excavations at Gerasa, present-day Jordan, 1928–34; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.