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Limestone bust from a Palmyrene funerary relief; matron wearing chiton, mantle and veil, elaborately chased fillet and profuse jewellery highlighted with gold pigment; from necklace hang two medallions; two busts in high relief of women (?) wearing crowns; inscription; 6 ll; incomplete; large sections of arms lost.
- Production date
Height: 53.34 centimetres
Thickness: 24 centimetres
Width: 43.18 centimetres
- Not on display
- Exhibition history
2021 13 Feb-15 Aug, Belgium, Tongeren, Gallo-Romeins Museum, 'Rome; City & Empire'
2018-2019 20 Sep-04 Feb, Canberra, National Museum of Australia, 'Rome; City &Empire'
2018 23 Feb – 22 Apr, Nashville, Frist Art Museum, 'Rome; City &Empire'
2003 17 Jul-12 Oct, Valencia, Instituto Valenciano de Arte Moderno, The Eyesight and the Vision
Room 57: Ancient Syria [Syrian Room], Easter 1982-.
- Incomplete; large sections of arms lost.
- Acquisition date
- Middle East
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- Additional IDs
Miscellaneous number: SOC.25 (Semitic Old Collection registration number)