Orpheus, playing a lyre
North Africa, 3rd century.
38 1/8 × 43 3/4 in. (97 × 111 cm.)
DPD03.
Royal-Athena Galleries

Orpheus, playing a lyre.

North Africa, 3rd century.
38 1/8 × 43 3/4 in. (97 × 111 cm.)
DPD03.

Royal-Athena Galleries

Origin:
2004 — New York, Royal-Athena Galleries.
From the French collection.
Found in Tunis in 1940s, the property of the French wine manufacturers who have arrived to France in 1953.
Credits:
© Photo, text: Royal-Athena Galleries
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