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Ancient Art

Bone Fragment Wrapped in Cloth

ca. 323 B.C.–A.D. 265

Bone, cloth

Yale-French Excavations at Dura-Europos
1934.476
Geography: 
Excavated in Dura-Europos, Syria
Culture: 
Syrian, Dura-Europos
Period: 
Greco-Roman or Parthian
Classification: 
Textiles
Provenance: 

Excavated by the Yale-French Excavations at Dura-Europos (block L8 W), present-day Syria, 1928–37; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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