The Symmachi Panel

Holding on to pagan traditions in the early Christian era.


The Symmachi Panel, c. 400 C.E., ivory, 32 x 13 cm (Victoria and Albert Museum, London)


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Cite this page as: Dr. Beth Harris and Dr. Steven Zucker, "The Symmachi Panel," in Smarthistory, April 20, 2019, accessed December 9, 2023,