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Bowl from Water Clock, ?Roman

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Inventory Number: 31238
Object Type:
Place Created: England United Kingdom Europe
Accession Number: 1935-4/part
Brief Description: The bowl was floated in a larger vessel filled with water. In the bottom of the bowl is a small hole through which water entered until the bowl sank.
Provenance: From the Barnett Collection
Collection Group:
Material(s): Bronze


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