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Roman Intaglio: 3rd century

Roman Intaglio: 3rd century
3 0 c m
actual image size: 28cm x 22cm

Full image caption

Unmounted intaglio - gem with a incised design or a cameo. This intaglio depicts a warship holding four marines being rowed to the right. The warship has a bird figure-head and a rudder to the rear. It was found at Winchester Wharf, Thames foreshore, London.

Image Details

201 AD - 300 AD
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