Ancient Art

Decorated Bronze Handles

ca. A.D. 165–256

Bronze

11.22 × 8.72 × 0.7 × 6.1 × 12.2 cm (4 7/16 × 3 7/16 × 1/4 × 2 3/8 × 4 13/16 in.)
Yale-French Excavations at Dura-Europos
1932.1517
Culture: 
Syrian, Dura-Europos
Period: 
Roman, 2nd–3rd century A.D.
Classification: 
Containers - Metals
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

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

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