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Relief from a columnar sarcophagus of Asiatic type

Roman
Imperial Period
A.D. 170


Place of Manufacture: Asia Minor or Eastern Mediterranean

Dimensions

Height x width: 91 x 44 cm (35 13/16 x 17 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

1993.861

Medium or Technique

Marble

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coffins and sarcophagi

Provenance

By 1993: with Robin Symes Limited, 3 Ormond Yard, Duke of York Street, St. James's, London S.W. 1 (said to come from an English collection); purchased by MFA from Robin Symes Limited with funds provided by the Jerome Levy Foundation, December 15, 1993

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by Shelby White and Leon Levy through the Jerome Levy Foundation in honor of Alan Shestack