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Fragments of side of coffin

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A number of pieces fitted together. Main surface divided in panels by columns showing (1) sphinx, (2) dolphins and Medusa head, (3) and (4) laurel and ivy leaves, (5) dolphins etc. (6) sphinx.

Provenance

Purchased of D. Z. Noorian, N. Y., for $ 150.00 (this figure is the total price for MFA 96.5a-b-96.10)

Credit Line

General Funds

Greco-Phoenician,

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: 1.73 L. 0.407 H.

Accession Number

96.7

Medium or Technique

Lead

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tomb equipment, Coffins, Sarcophagi