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Topic: roman

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Decorated letter from BL Harley 7586A, f. 2

Decorated letter from BL Harley 7586A, f. 2

Detail of the Hebrew letter ~shin~ decorated with foliate motifs, which served as a book plate of the patron Shabbetai ben Mattatya of Rome (see Narkiss, 1984). Image taken from f. 2 of Guide of the Perplexed (... more

Death from BL Harley 2936, f. 84

Death from BL Harley 2936, f. 84

Detail of a miniature of Death, at the beginning of Matins in the Office of the Dead. Image taken from f. 84 of Book of Hours, Use of Rome. Written in Latin.

Glass monochrome inlay fragment

Glass monochrome inlay fragment

Glass objects, Roman Empire.

Glass jug

Glass jug

Glass objects, Roman Empire.

Glass two-handled jar

Glass two-handled jar

Glass objects, Roman Empire.

Marble torso of a boy

Marble torso of a boy

Copy of a Greek statue of the 3rd or 2nd century B.C.

Glass bottle

Glass bottle

Glass objects, Roman Empire.

Glass spacer bead

Glass spacer bead

Glass objects, Roman Empire.

Key Latch
Marble statue of Dionysus

Marble statue of Dionysus

Adaptation of a Greek statue of Apollo Lykeios of the mid-4th century B.C.The figure stood in repose with his right arm resting on his head. Derived from a famous bronze statue of Apollo, the pose was often ada... more

Glass perfume bottle

Glass perfume bottle

Glass objects, Roman Empire.

Fragment of a child's head

Fragment of a child's head

The top, back part of a child's head with remains of a braid tied in a looped knot at the back. Imperial

Glass dish

Glass dish

Glass objects, Roman Empire.

Glass spindle whorl

Glass spindle whorl

Glass objects, Roman Empire.

Bronze stamp
Terracotta lamp mold

Terracotta lamp mold

The fragment is from the upper half of the mold with the whole of the discus showing a scene of two gladiators fighting. Imperial

Glass two-handled bottle (amphora)

Glass two-handled bottle (amphora)

Glass objects, Roman Empire.

Glass perfume bottle

Glass perfume bottle

Glass objects, Roman Empire.

Glass perfume bottle

Glass perfume bottle

Glass objects, Roman Empire.

Stucco mural relief fragment

Stucco mural relief fragment

The dolphin holds a wreath in his mouth. Another marine creature may be sketchily depicted in the sea above. Early Imperial

Glass phalera (medallion) with imperial portraits
Glass mosaic handle fragment

Glass mosaic handle fragment

Glass objects, Roman Empire.

Glass gold-band mosaic lid fragment

Glass gold-band mosaic lid fragment

Glass objects, Roman Empire.

Glass perfume bottle with opaque white trail
Bone pin
Glass perfume bottle

Glass perfume bottle

Glass objects, Roman Empire.

Glass lentoid amphoriskos

Glass lentoid amphoriskos

Glass objects, Roman Empire.

Mosaic glass inlay fragment

Mosaic glass inlay fragment

Glass objects, Roman Empire.

Bone pin

Bone pin

Representing a female bust.

Glass spacer bead

Glass spacer bead

Glass objects, Roman Empire.

Glass perfume bottle

Glass perfume bottle

Glass objects, Roman Empire.

Marble torso of a boy

Marble torso of a boy

Variant of a Greek bronze statue of the late 5th century B.C.The so-called Narcissus was one of the most popular Greek statues copied in the Roman period; over forty examples are known today. Here, the pose has... more

Wall painting fragment

Wall painting fragment

On black ground; two birds in flowering acanthus plant; flowers in vine.

Glass bottle

Glass bottle

Glass objects, Roman Empire.

Glass amphoriskos (perfume flask)

Glass amphoriskos (perfume flask)

Glass objects, Roman Empire.

Bronze cylindrical cup

Bronze cylindrical cup

Decorated with five moulded bands on the outside; on the bottom, moulded concentric circles. Imperial

Glass perfume bottle

Glass perfume bottle

Glass objects, Roman Empire.

Glass rod

Glass rod

Glass objects, Roman Empire.

Glass perfume bottle

Glass perfume bottle

Glass objects, Roman Empire.

Glass spindle whorl

Glass spindle whorl

Glass objects, Roman Empire.

Glass cameo with cupid (Eros)

Glass cameo with cupid (Eros)

Glass objects, Roman Empire.

Glass jug

Glass jug

Glass objects, Roman Empire.

Marble torso of a boy

Marble torso of a boy

Copy of a Greek bronze statue

Bronze distaff

Bronze distaff

The distaff was used for spinning wool into thread. Early Imperial

Glass perfume bottle

Glass perfume bottle

Glass objects, Roman Empire.

Bronze hand of a boxer
Key Handle
Marble pilaster with acanthus scrolls

Marble pilaster with acanthus scrolls

Early Imperial, Julio-Claudian

Glass perfume bottle

Glass perfume bottle

Glass objects, Roman Empire.

Glass finger ring

Glass finger ring

Glass objects, Roman Empire.

Cameo glass medallion of the emperor Augustus
Glass miniature perfume bottle

Glass miniature perfume bottle

Glass objects, Roman Empire.

Bronze statuette of Mercury

Bronze statuette of Mercury

Standing, nude. Imperial

Glass mosaic bottle

Glass mosaic bottle

Glass objects, Roman Empire.

Glass perfume bottle

Glass perfume bottle

Glass objects, Roman Empire.

Glass stirring rod

Glass stirring rod

Glass objects, Roman Empire.

Glass perfume bottle

Glass perfume bottle

Glass objects, Roman Empire.

Glass perfume bottle

Glass perfume bottle

Glass objects, Roman Empire.

Key Handle
Glass dish

Glass dish

Glass objects, Roman Empire.

Glass perfume bottle

Glass perfume bottle

Glass objects, Roman Empire.

Marble torso of Eros

Marble torso of Eros

Copy of a Greek statue of the 3rd or 2nd century B.C.

Glass perfume bottle

Glass perfume bottle

Glass objects, Roman Empire.

Key Handle
Glass fragments of bowl decorated with mosaic fish
Bowl
Key
Glass square bottle

Glass square bottle

Glass objects, Roman Empire.

Glass globular bottle

Glass globular bottle

Glass objects, Roman Empire.

Marble head of a woman

Marble head of a woman

Copy of a Greek bronze statue