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Ancient Art

Limestone Head of a Woman

2nd century A.D.

Limestone

15 3/8 in. (39.1 cm)
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Fred Olsen
1957.7.6
Culture: 
Palmyra
Period: 
2nd century A.D.
Classification: 
Sculpture
Provenance: 

Collection of Dr. and Mrs. Fred Olsen; Yale University Art Gallery, acquired from the above, 1957.

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