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n° 1868,0501.153


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[British Museum] Emerald green glass boat

Roman glass boat from Pompei
5 November 2013 | by Francis Leveque | ref. : en.1031.2013
Second quarter of Ier century AD | [en] verre
Pompei, Campanie ( Italie )
 

Emerald green glass boat, ground from a mould-pressed blank, with wheel-cut bands on each side and four triangular feet.

Excavated/Findspot : Pompeii

- Length: 22.5 centimetres
- Height: 7.6 centimetres

Bequeathed in 1868 by: Felix Slade

 
        


Bibliography :


H. Tait, Five Thousand Years of Glass, British Museum Presse, Londres , 1991, pl. 69
 
 
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