In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1Architecture Religion History
(shallow dish)pátera feminine
- Originally, he may have been pouring a libation from a patera, as is common in similar sacrifice scenes belonging to this iconographic topos.
- The most exciting feature of the patera is the inscription.
- The Bath patera can be seen in the Roman Baths Museum, and the Amiens patera in the Musée de Picardie-Amiens.
- Other antiques included an enamelled patera that might have been anywhere between 100 and 150 years old when deposited, and glass vessels that had also seen long use.
(shallow crater)cráter poco profundo de borde festoneado
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