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BZ.1937.32, Funerary Portrait of a Bearded Man for a Mummy

BZ.1937.32, Funerary Portrait of a Bearded Man for a Mummy

Byzantine Collection, Dumbarton Oaks Museum

Roman, second–third century

Encaustic on wood, 36.9 cm x 19.1 cm (14 1/2 in. x 7 1/2 in.)

Mildred Barnes Bliss and Robert Woods Bliss acquired this amphora from the New York dealer Joseph Brummer in December 1937.

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