Roman Glass Vase

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Mark Cartwright
published on 29 July 2013
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A Roman glass vase dating from the 1st to 3rd century CE. Glass vessels were often decorated so as to imitate more expensive metalware. (Naxos Archaeological Museum, Greece).

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About the Author

Mark Cartwright
Mark is a history writer based in Italy. His special interests include pottery, architecture, world mythology and discovering the ideas that all civilizations share in common. He holds an MA in Political Philosophy and is the Publishing Director at WHE.

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Cartwright, M. (2013, July 29). Roman Glass Vase. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from

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Cartwright, Mark. "Roman Glass Vase." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified July 29, 2013.

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Cartwright, Mark. "Roman Glass Vase." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 29 Jul 2013. Web. 23 Jul 2021.