Ancient Art

Grave Stele

ca. 63 B.C.–A.D. 325

Marble

53.34 × 26.67 × 5.5 cm (21 × 10 1/2 × 2 3/16 in.)
Gift to the Classics Department from the Archaeology Department; Transfer from the Classics Department to the Art Gallery
1949.212
Culture: 
Roman
Period: 
Roman
Classification: 
Sculpture
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Reportedly found near Smyrna by a missionary named Brewer, and brought to Yale before 1836.

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 such records is ongoing.