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Funerary relief bust
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Funerary relief bust

Medium:
Limestone
Dimensions:
H x W x D (overall): 60.1 x 55.3 x 23 cm (23 11/16 x 21 3/4 x 9 1/16 in)
Type:
Sculpture, Stone
Origin:
Syria
Topic:
portrait, funerary, woman, Syria, Ancient Near Eastern Art
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
On View:
Sackler: Palmyra
Date:
3rd century (dated 231 C.E.)
Accession Number:
F1908.236
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Provenance:
To 1908 Joseph Marcopoli, Aleppo, Syria, to 1908 [1] From 1908 to 1919 Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Joseph Marcopoli, Aleppo, in 1908 [2] From 1920 Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3] Notes: [1] See Reserved Miscellaneous List, R. 5601, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives. [2] See note 1. [3] The original deed of Charles Lang Freer's gift was signed in 1906. The collection was received in 1920 upon the completion of the Freer Gallery.
Rights:
Copyright with museum






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