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Mark Cartwright
published on 31 August 2016

A Roman lead anchor piece. 1st century CE, rescued from the sea off Empuries (Emporiae), Spain. (Archaeological Museum, Empuries)

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About the Author

Mark Cartwright
Mark is a full-time author, researcher, historian, and editor. Special interests include art, architecture, and discovering the ideas that all civilizations share. He holds an MA in Political Philosophy and is the WHE Publishing Director.

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Cartwright, M. (2016, August 31). Roman Anchor. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from

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