Roman Jewish lead sarcophagus fragment with menorah and grapesR24
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A fragment from a Jewish lead sarcophagus consisting of a roundel with relief decoration in the form of a menorah surrounded by vines and two grape clusters.
Holy Lands, Roman period, 1st to 3rd Century AD
21.8 cms maximum diameter
Fragment, the edges around the roundel have been cut down and shaped to give the appearance of a complete object
Ex. private collection, Surrey, UK
For a fragment almost certainly from the same sarcophagus, please see: