Diptych of the Nicomachi and Symmachi: Ceres-priestess (left) and Bacchus-priestess (right) before altars

Physical Description:
29.8 x 12.2 cm each
Date Depicted:
ca. 388-401
8000 BC - 499 AD
Materials:
ivory
Notes:
Left panel is in Paris, right panel in London.
Topics:
Ivories -- Byzantine -- 5th century -- (YVRC)
Ivories -- Roman -- 4th century -- (YVRC)
Period/Style:
Late Antique
Culture:
Roman
Accession Number:
UC183222
Genre:
diptychs (AAT)
ivories (AAT)
Format:
Image
Content Type:
Animal & Plant Specimens
Paintings & Drawings
Sculptures, Models, & Architecture
Rights:
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Access Restrictions:
Yale Community Only
Source Note:
R: PC
Yale Collection:
Visual Resources Collection
Digital Collection:
Visual Resources Collection
Original Repository:
London, England: Victoria and Albert Museum
Paris, France: Musee National du Moyen Age (Musee Cluny)
Local Record Number:
Portfolio Item ID: 36363
OID:
334772
PID:
digcoll:2280577