Tessera, Reclining Figure under a Vine

Unidentified Palmyrene maker
Near East


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Palmyrene Empire, 2nd century BCE-2nd century CE

Terracotta and stone

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Mr. and Mrs. William Eddy, Class of 1934h



Place Made: Eastern Mediterranean, Syria, West Asia, Asia

Object Name

Building Component

Research Area

Near East

Not on view

Exhibition History

Investigations into the Ancient Mediterranean, Harrington Gallery Teaching Exhibition, Yale University Collection-Sharing Initiative, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, May 5-June 24, 2012.

Publication History

Investigations into the Ancient Mediterranean, Special Hood Website: The Yale University Art Gallery Collection-Sharing Initiative, 2012.


Collected by Mary Emma Garvin Eddy (1896-1990) and William Alfred Eddy (1896-1962), Class of 1923; given to present collection, 1979.

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