Funerary Monument in Form of a Niche
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
first half of 2nd century C.E.
Bequest of Mary Olcott in memory of her brother, George N. Olcott, and her grandfather, Charles Mann Olcott, one of the founders of the Brooklyn Institute of Arts and Sciences
Archaeological provenance not documented, reportedly found in a vineyard outside of Rome, Italy; by 1962, acquired by Mary Olcott of Ridgefield, CT; December 12, 1962, bequest of Mary Olcott to the Brooklyn Museum.
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Roman. Funerary Monument in Form of a Niche, first half of 2nd century C.E. Marble, 18 1/8 × 10 5/16 in. (46 × 26.2 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Bequest of Mary Olcott in memory of her brother, George N. Olcott, and her grandfather, Charles Mann Olcott, one of the founders of the Brooklyn Institute of Arts and Sciences, 62.147.10. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.62.147.10_negB_print_bw.jpg)
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