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Large Stone Seal

ca. 113 B.C.–A.D. 256

Stone

1.2 × 2.8 cm (1/2 × 1 1/8 in.)
Yale-French Excavations at Dura-Europos
1932.1681
Geography: 
Excavated in Dura-Europos, Syria
Culture: 
Syrian, Dura-Europos
Period: 
Greco-Roman or Parthian
Classification: 
Jewelry
Provenance: 

Excavated by the Yale-French Excavations at Dura-Europos (block C7 G23, private houses), present-day Syria, 1928–37; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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