Aelia Aeliana's tombstone, York, York

Aelia Aeliana's tombstone, York, York
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The tombstone of Aelia Aeliana, a female resident of Roman York, is carved in gritstone. The inscription is broken and only her name is now preserved. The carved scene depicts a family - parents and a young girl - reclining at the dining table in Roman style.

Location

York York

Period

Roman (43 - 409)

Themes

Tags

grave memorial remembrance art sculpture roman (43 - 409)