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An Original Depiction of Jesus, ca 100-400 A.D., Roman catacombs. The Christian catacombs are extremely important for the history of Early Christian art, as they contain the great majority of examples from before about 300AD, in fresco and sculpture, as well as gold glass medallions.
Bust of Alexander the Great According to legend, following his death at age Alexander the Great was interred in a glass coffin filled with honey. Honey never spoils and can act as a preservative. Admiral Nelson was preserved in a barrel of brandy.