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Greek and Roman gold and silver plate

Donald E. Strong

Greek and Roman gold and silver plate

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Published by Methuen in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementD.E. Strong.
SeriesHandbooks of archaeology
The Physical Object
Paginationxviii, 235p., [68]p. of plates :
Number of Pages235
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18430598M

Women and society in Greek and Roman Egypt A sourcebook A wealth of evidence for the lives of ordinary men and women – from texts (includ-ing personal letters) written on papyrus and other materials to objects of everyday use and funerary portraits – has survived from the Graeco-Roman period of Egyptian Size: KB. Silver standard indicated by "Sterling Silver" or any combination of abbreviations. Usually accompanied by an initial maker's mark, sometimes with pseudomarks. The 13 indicates silver purity, 13/16 lothig or, year right ~ 19th Cent. until The letter at top indicates town, A = Vienna, year


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Greek and Roman Gold and Silver Plate. [Strong, D. E., Over b/w Illustrations (68 plates; 40 Text figures)] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Greek and Roman Gold and Silver : D. Strong. Catalogue of the silver plate (Greek, Etruscan and Roman) in the British Museum by British Museum.

Dept. of Greek and Roman Antiquities; Walters, Henry Beauchamp, ; Smith, Reginald A. (Reginald Allender), Pages: Greek and Roman Gold and Sliver Plate on *FREE* Greek and Roman gold and silver plate book on qualifying cturer: Cornell University Press.

The silver objects include two spoons with swan-shaped handles, ten spoons (one engraved with a sea stag, another with the words in Latin 'viribonum'-'I belong to a good man'), a toothpick, a rough bar and three ingots which Greek and Roman gold and silver plate book weigh one Roman pound.

The jewellery include a gold finger ring with an inset green glass stone, a gold necklace Created: Late 4th or early 5th Century AD. BODY GREEK AND ROMAN PLATED COINS BY William Campbell During the summer of I listened to an interesting discussion between Dr. Robinson of Newport and the Curator of the American Numismatic Society as to the probable method or methods of silver plating as exemplified in ancient coins—the fourée or subaerati pieces.

The Boscoreale Treasure is the name for a large collection of exquisite silver and gold Roman objects discovered in the ruins of the ancient Villa della Pisanella at Boscoreale, near Pompeii, southern ting of over a hundred pieces of silverware, as well as gold coins and jewellery, it is now mostly kept at the Louvre Museum in Paris, although parts of the treasure can also be found Present location: Louvre, Paris and British.

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London: Methuen. MLA Citation. Strong, D. Greek and Roman gold and silver plate / D.E. Strong Methuen London Australian/Harvard Citation. Strong, D. Greek and Roman gold and silver plate / D.E.

Strong Methuen London. Wikipedia Citation. (shelved 1 time as greek-roman-history) avg rating — 1, ratings — published (shelved 11 times as greek-and-roman) avg rating —ratings — published Metalwork - Metalwork - Greek and Etruscan: The period of transition from the Bronze to the Iron Age, when Aegean external relations were violently interrupted, was not favourable either to wealth or art; and the only considerable pieces of plate that have come from Greece are embossed and engraved silver bowls made by Phoenicians.

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The salt mixed with the silver and formed a vapour of silver chloride leaving behind pure gold which could be used to create a standardised coinage of guaranteed gold content. The Mycenaean civilization also widely used gold coins, as did the later Greek and Roman Empires, although silver was the more usual material used.

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