Ancient Art

Fragment of relief-decorated molding with Dionysiac motifs

ca. 113 B.C.–A.D. 164

Plaster

20 x 38.4 x 9.7 cm (7 7/8 x 15 1/8 x 3 13/16 in.)
Yale-French Excavations at Dura-Europos
1931.391
Culture: 
Syrian, Dura-Europos
Period: 
Parthian
Classification: 
Architectural Elements
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

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

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