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Tesserae

Tesserae

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Marble

  • Credit Line:

    Transferred from the Museum of Practical Geology, Jermyn Street

  • Museum number:

    4668-1901

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

These ninety-five black and white tesserae are from Ancient Roman mosaics. They were part of the collections of the Museum of Practical Geology, Jermyn Street.

Physical description

Ninety-five tesserae, from mosaics, of black and white stone.

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Marble

Dimensions

Length: 1 in

Object history note

Transferred from the Museum of Practical Geology, Jermyn Street.

Descriptive line

Ninety-five black and white marble mosaic tesserae, 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.154

Materials

Marble

Categories

Archaeology

Collection

Sculpture Collection

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