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Ancient Art

Large Basket Fragments

323 B.C.–A.D. 256

Wood

max. length: 3 15/16 in. (10 cm) min. length: 1 9/16 in. (4 cm)
Yale-French Excavations at Dura-Europos
1938.5999.1864
Geography: 
Excavated in Dura-Europos, Syria
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Syrian, Dura-Europos
Period: 
Greco-Roman or Parthian
Classification: 
Containers - Other
Provenance: 

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

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.