Iconography
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Astronomy and astrology
Constellations Zodiac AriesSingle figureWithout a ring around its body
Further details
A bone tessera, decorated with a ram one side and inscribed with a letter and number on the reverse, used by the ancient Romans as a ticket, tally, voucher, or means of identification
ARTIST/CREATOR
Ancient Roman
DATE
1st century - 4th century
LOCATION
London, British Museum (Dept. of Greek and Roman Antiquities)
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Photo: Warburg Institute
DESCRIPTION
neg. 22 C 28, 22 D 35
Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Kress Foundation
Contact
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