Mark Cartwright
published on 26 August 2016

Various amphorae excavated at Roman Tarraco (Tarragona), Spain. 1st century BCE to 6th century CE. (Archaeological Museum, Tarragona)

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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. (2016, August 26). Amphorae. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from

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Cartwright, Mark. "Amphorae." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified August 26, 2016.

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Cartwright, Mark. "Amphorae." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 26 Aug 2016. Web. 25 May 2022.