Roman Jewellery

Roman Orator

Rome: City and Empire, National Museum Australia Summer Show

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National Museum of Australia exhibition Rome: City and Empire, opens 21 September – 3 Feb, 2019 showcasing 200 objects from cities of the Empire of ancient Rome

Amorini in a wallpainting in the Casa Vettii at Pompeii

Love Jewellery – Rome to Renaissance Pt 1

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A belief gold and gemstones had an effect on the affairs of many has not been limited to any culture and tokens of human affection were jewelled objects of love

The Jewellery Girl

The Jewellery Girl

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During the first century before the Christ event a cultural mosaic confronted any Greek or Roman travelling through the Mediterranean area, including famous statues and monuments from various periods. The libraries were overflowing with scrolls containing Greek and Latin literary gems, the famous Greek tragedies written five centuries before Christ…