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Object Number: 31-50-358
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Imperial Roman
Provenience: Israel
Beth Shean
Archaeology Area: CN N. W. of 260
Manufacture Location: Nysa-Scythopolis
Maker: Antoninus Pius
Locus: C.N., N.E. of 260
Period: Imperial Roman Period
Date Made: 138-161 AD
Early Date: 138
Late Date: 161
Section:Near Eastern
Iconography:Antoninus Pius
Credit Line:Expedition to Beth Shean (Beisan); Clarence Fisher, 1931
Other Number30-9-189 - Field No SF


Inscribed writing. Laureate head of Antoninus Pius to r. Rev.: Dionysos standing to l. holding cup in outstretched r., resting l. upon a thyrsos. Traces of the usual panthre at his feet may be distinguished faintly.


[Book] Fitzgerald, Gerald M. 1939. A Sixth Century Monastery at Beth-Shan. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 12, #15View Objects cited in this Publication

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