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Gifts to the Gods in Greece and Rome


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A cylindrical altar

This may have stood in a sanctuary, with the man shown on the front representing the dedicator, or it may have stood over a grave.

Production place: Delos, Greece
Date: around  125–50 BC
Find spot: Delos, Greek Islands
Marble (Parian? Naxian?)
Bequeathed by Worsley, Thomas

Object Number: GR.1a.1885

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