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Ancient Art

Stone Fragments (Altar?)

ca. 323 B.C.–A.D. 256

Stone

0.06 × 0.11 cm (1/16 in.)
Yale-French Excavations at Dura-Europos
1932.1245
Geography: 
Excavated in Dura-Europos, Syria
Culture: 
Syrian, Dura-Europos
Period: 
Greco-Roman or Parthian
Classification: 
Sculpture
Provenance: 

Excavated by the Yale-French Excavations at Dura-Europos (north side of Main Street), present-day Syria, 1928–37; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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