Capital fragment from a funerary shrine (naiskos)
- Late Classical or Hellenistic
- 4th–3rd century B.C.
- Greek, South Italian, Tarentine
- H. 4 3/4" (12.09 cm)
- Stone Sculpture
- Credit Line:
- Gift of the Aboutaam Family, 1995
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A pair of volutes from one corner of a small limestone capital and the flat abacus which they supported are carved in an elaborate openwork manner. Dentils decorate the sides of the abacus and a palmette is placed a the base of each volute.