Miniature portrait of the empress Julia Domna Artist: Unknown

3rd century A.D.

Ancient Art

Not on view
Medium

Ivory

Dimensions

1 7/16 in. (3.7 cm)
1 1/2 × 1 1/8 × 1 1/8 in. (3.8 × 2.8 × 2.8 cm)

Credit Line

Gift of Thomas T. Solley, B.A. 1950

Accession Number

2002.15.1

Culture
Period

Roman (3rd century A.D.)

Classification
Disclaimer

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of records is ongoing.

Provenance

Provenance

Thomas T. Solley (1924–2006), Bloomington, Ind., to 2002; 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), 284, no. 87, pl. 87
  • "Acquisitions 2002," Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (2003), 132–33, ill
Object copyright
Additional information

Object/Work type

portraits

Technical metadata and APIs

IIIF

Open in Mirador

View IIIF manifest

The International Image Interoperability Framework, or IIIF, is an open standard for delivering high-quality, attributed digital objects online at scale. Visit iiif.io to learn more

Linked Art

API response for this object

Linked Art is a Community working together to create a shared Model based on Linked Open Data to describe Art.