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BZ.1940.78–79, Labradorite Columns

BZ.1940.78–79, Labradorite Columns

Byzantine Collection, Dumbarton Oaks Museum

Late Roman or Early Byzantine, fourth–sixth century

Labradorite, 179.07 cm x 34.29 cm x 34.29 cm (70 1/2 in. x 13 1/2 in. x 13 1/2 in.)

Mildred Barnes Bliss and Robert Woods Bliss acquired these columns from the Viennese collector and dealer Antonin Juritzky in December 1937.