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Round Marble Altar
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A small, round marble altar that is decorated with a wreath of foliage in high relief. The altar has a square base of the same form as the base of a pillar.

This piece would probably have been used for ritual purposes or as an offering table where gifts, fruit and flower offerings were placed for the gods of the period.

Dimensions:  Height 28 cm  Diameter 19 cm

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