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Egyptian Polychrome and Gilt Cartonnage Mummy Mask, Late Ptolemaic/Early Roman Period, C. Late 1st Century BC/Early 1st Century ADWearing a long richly decorated wig painted with a checkerboard pattern of rosettes, lotus and papyrus flowers, and...

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Coptic or Coptic Egyptian (Met Remenkēmi) is the latest stage of the Egyptian language, a northern Afro-Asiatic language spoken in Egypt until at least the 17th century. Egyptian began to be written in the Coptic alphabet – an adaptation of the Greek script with some letters inherited from Demotic – in the 1st century CE. The new writing system became the Coptic script, an adapted Greek alphabet with the addition of six or seven signs from the demotic script to represent Egyptian sounds the…

Coptic or Coptic Egyptian (Met Remenkēmi) is the latest stage of the Egyptian language, a northern Afro-Asiatic language spoken in Egypt until at least the 17th century. Egyptian began to be written in the Coptic alphabet – an adaptation of the Greek script with some letters inherited from Demotic – in the 1st century CE. The new writing system became the Coptic script, an adapted Greek alphabet with the addition of six or seven signs from the demotic script to represent Egyptian sounds the…

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from Ancient Glass Blog of The Allaire Collection

Roman Glass rhyton mid-1st century A.D. at Metropolitan Museum of Art

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SIX EGYPTIAN MOSAIC GLASS INLAYS PTOLEMAIC TO ROMAN PERIOD, CIRCA 1ST CENTURY B.C.-1ST CENTURY A.D. Including five floral plaques, each preserving a multitude of plant life and petalled blossoms, in yellow, green, white, red, and blue on a dark blue ground; and one fish fragment composed of polychrome canes simulating fish scales and fins Largest: 2 3/8 in. (6 cm.) long [For some odd reason, they only show five]

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Pair of Greaves, Court of the Gladiators, Pompeii, 69-96 AD (bronze), Roman, (1st century) / Private Collection

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1st century BC ROMAN LEGIONARY

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Roman Blue and White Marbled Glass Unguentarium, 1st Half of the 1st Century AD

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The Roman soldier & cavalry officer, Tiberius Claudius Maximus, being decorated by Trajan, after serving for nearly thirty years. (1st century AD.) (Peter Connolly/Dacian Wars/user: Aethon)

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Statuettes from a Roman Lararium (household shrine) from Boscoreale, Italy 1st century CE | by mharrsch

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