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Dura Europos Synagogue: The Enlivenement of the Dry Bones

Artist name: Unknown artist

On the left, God commands Ezekiel. Four winged figures represent the “four winds” or directions; the larger winged figure touches the head of one of the inert bodies. Ezekiel, now in Hellenistic dress, gestures toward the winged figures.

Source: Ezekiel 37

Technique: Fresco

Location: National Museum of Syria, Damascus

Date: 244