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Ancient Art

Large Brick with Inscription

A.D. 54

Marble

19.05 × 15.88 × 4.19 cm (7 1/2 × 6 1/4 × 1 5/8 in.)
Yale-French Excavations at Dura-Europos
1930.556
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Syrian, Dura-Europos
Period: 
Macedonian, 1st century A.D.
Classification: 
Inscriptions
Provenance: 

Excavated by the Yale-French Excavations at Dura-Europos (block H2, Temple of Atargatis), present-day Syria, 1928–37; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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