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Ancient Art

Funerary stele of a man

ca. A.D. 170–190

Limestone

19 11/16 × 15 3/8 × 7 5/16 in. (50 × 39 × 18.5 cm)
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. Edgar Munroe
1954.30.3
Status: 
On view
Culture: 
Palmyra
Period: 
Roman
Classification: 
Sculpture
Bibliography: 

Harald Ingholt, Palmyrene and Gandharan Sculpture: An Exhibition Illustrating the Cultural Interrelations Between the Parthian Empire and Its Neighbors West and East, Palmyra and Gandhara, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1954), no. 7, ill.

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