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Amphora

‘Amphorae’ were used in ancient Greece as storage jars for liquids or grain. The decoration shows two women in conversation, one holding a mirror. It belonged to Lieutenant Colonel Montague, who...

Fish plate

Plates like this were used to serve fish at the table, with the small depression at the centre holding a small bowl for sauce. The decoration shows three bream and...

Phiale

The image on this plate is a ‘pegasus’ or winged horse, which was a popular mythical creature in ancient Greece. It was bought from Harold Clemens, an enthusiastic collector of...

Oinochoe

This type of jug was used in ancient Greece for pouring wine. This one is decorated with a young man and a seated woman who is holding a mirror and...

Dish from Pompeii

This dish or tray was was described by its collector as ‘Repousse work (metal, hammered from behind to form a raised pattern) with design, nude boy seated in wood, filling...