glass beaker, AD, from Olbia, Russia (on the Black Sea). Sometimes this beaker shape is called carchesium, derived from a Greek term. Such decorative glasses were intended specially for use at banquets.
Roman inscribed glass circus cup, century A. This glass shows a battle between a Retarius called Pulcher and a Secutor called Auriga, it also shows a battle between a Venator and a leopard and two wrestlers called Hercules and Antaios.
Lombardic Glass Drinking Horn, Late Century ADThis was found in a grave in Sutri, Italy and is known as the “Sutri Horn.” About the Lombards… [[MORE]]The Lombards (or Langobards) were a Germanic tribe who ruled Italy from 568 to They.