Tablet to Julia Domna Artist: Unknown

Medium

Marble

Dimensions

19 × 25 × 6 1/4 in. (48.26 × 63.5 × 15.88 cm)

Credit Line

Yale-French Excavations at Dura-Europos

Accession Number

1930.626

Period

Roman, early 3rd century A.D.

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Provenance

Provenance

Excavated by the Yale-French Excavations at Dura-Europos (block H4, Temple of Artemis), present-day Syria, 1928–37; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.
Bibliography
  • Lisa R. Brody and Gail Hoffman, eds., Roman in the Provinces: Art on the Periphery of Empire (Chestnut Hill, Mass.: McMullen Museum of Art, 2014), 283, no. 85, pl. 85
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Inscriptions

Greek inscription translates to: The Assembly of Aurelian Antoninian Europaians [dedicates this to] Julia Domna, Augusta, Mother of the Senate and of the Sacred Camps.

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