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Stone relief showing a funerary banquet: GR.6.1888

An image of Grave relief

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Object information

Titles

Stone relief showing a funerary banquet

Maker(s)

Unknown

Description

Man with family, from funerary monument

Measurements and weight

Height: 0.537 m

Place(s) associated

  • palmyra ⪼ Syria

Find spot

  • Palmyra Syria

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (1888) by Robertson-Smith, William, Professor

Dating

Middle Roman
101 CE - 200 CE

Note

Carved & inscribed

Components of the work

Relief: Height 0.09 m

Materials used in production

Limestone

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: GR.6.1888
Primary reference Number: 66173
Online 3d model: 9c47a0e1ede44f3c941a267224055081
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 6 September 2019 Last processed: Tuesday 10 August 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Antiquities

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2020) "Grave relief" Web page available at: https://collection.beta.fitz.ms/id/object/66173 Accessed: 2021-09-18 07:47:07

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