Fragments of mosaic pavement
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Transferred from the Museum of Practical Geology, Jermyn Street
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These two fragments of black marble formed part of a mosaic pavement from the so-called Villa of Diomedes in Pompeii. They were originally included in the collections of the Museum of Practical Geology in Jermyn Street, London.
Two fragments of a pavement of mosaic, composed of black marble tesserae embedded in grey cement. From the so-called Villa of Diomedes at Pompeii.
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Width: 1.875 in 4660A-1901, Width: 1.25 in 4660-1901
Object history note
Transferred from the Museum of Practical Geology, Jermyn Street.
Mosaic fragments, black marble, from the so-called 'Villa of Diomedes', Pompeii, Ancient Roman
Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)
List of Works of Art acquired by the Victoria and Albert Museum during the Year 1901. Jermyn Street Collection. Part III London: Her Majesty's Stationary Office. Wyman and Sons. 1904. pp.153