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Fragments of the side of a coffin

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(a) Pattern of ropes and laurel leaves at top; below, two panels framed by columns, in one a sphinx, in the other dolphins etc. (b) Four panels; middle ones have sphinxes; outer ones Medusa heads.

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: 0.613 L. 0.395 H./1.085 L. 0.355 H.

Accession Number

96.5a-b

Medium or Technique

Lead

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tomb equipment, Coffins, Sarcophagi