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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1977.216.172
Title
Brick Stamp with Inscription
Classification
Brick Stamps
Work Type
brick stamp
Date
123 CE
Places
Creation Place: Ancient & Byzantine World, Europe, Latium
Period
Roman Imperial period, Middle
Culture
Roman
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/287690
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Terracotta
Technique
Stamped
Dimensions
12.3 x 13 x 3.5 cm (4 13/16 x 5 1/8 x 1 3/8 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • (not assigned): EX FI[ ]NIC·PEI / PRO PAET ET APRONIAN / COS (inverted)
Provenance
Acquired by George Pfeiffer in Rome, before 1905.
Gift of George Pfeiffer to the Department of the Classics, 1905.
Transfer from Department of the Classics, 1977.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Transfer from the Department of the Classics, Harvard University, Gift of Pfeiffer-Hartwell Collection
Accession Year
1977
Object Number
1977.216.172
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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Publication History

John Bodel and Stephen Tracy, Greek and Latin Inscriptions in the USA: A checklist, American Academy in Rome (New York, 1997), p. 57.

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