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Funeral Stele
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Funeral Stele

Description Conservation Provenance Inscription Credit
Description This funeral stele depicts two men, two dogs, and trees. There is a two-line inscription in the molding above and at the left: Antaios Meilesios.

The stele is nearly complete but is soiled and has unsightly old repairs, probably from the 1920s.

Date Description Narrative
3/07/2018ExaminationExamined for exhibition
Provenance Elias Geladakis, Paris, [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Joseph Brummer, Paris and New York, 1923, by purchase [Brummer inv. no. P658]; Henry Walters, Baltimore, 1924, by purchase; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Inscriptions [Inscription] In molding at top left: ΑΝΤΑΙΟΣ ΜΕΙΛΗΣΙΟΣ
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters, 1924

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2nd century (Roman Imperial)
Pentelic (?) marble
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H: 40 9/16 x W: 15 3/4 in. (103 x 40 cm)
Location Within Museum
Not On View


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