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Vessels and containers - Glass and semi-precious stones

Glass funerary urn, Lepcis Magna, Roman period, 26.5 x 16.3 cm.

Glass funerary urn, Lepcis Magna, Roman period, 26.5 x 16.3 cm.

© French Archaeological Mission / Vincent Michel
Calcite lekythos, Cyrenaica, Greek period (ca. 300 – 100 BC), H 16.51 cm.

Calcite lekythos, Cyrenaica, Greek period (ca. 300 – 100 BC), H 16.51 cm.

© British Museum, London

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Material
Glass | Semi-precious stones
Type
Containers
Details
Prehistory and Ancient History: May be engraved and/or colourless or blue, green or orange. May be carved out of semi-precious stones. |  | Islamic Era: Animal, floral and/or geometric motifs.  |
Red List
Emergency Red List of Libyan Cultural Objects at Risk
Countries
Libya
Period
1st millennium BC – AD 1551