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Shrine-shaped box for funerary object

Period:
Roman Period
Date:
30 BC–300 AD
Geography:
From Egypt
Medium:
Wood, gesso, paint
Dimensions:
H. 43.5 cm (17 1/8 in.); W. 23.6 cm (9 5/16 in.); D. 24.8 cm (9 3/4 in.)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1921
Accession Number:
21.2.63
Not on view
Formerly Amherst Collection. Acquired by the Museum at the Amherst sale (Sotheby, Wilkinson and Hodge, cat. no. 68), 1921.

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