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Fragments of top of coffin

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Four pieces fitted together. On each side laurel leaves between ropes. In field ivy scrolls interlacing to form double zigzag; in the center of the lozenge a daisy; in the triangles between the zigzag and the border dolphins.

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: 1.15 L. 0.32 H.

Accession Number

96.10

Medium or Technique

Lead

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tomb equipment, Coffins, Sarcophagi