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Roman doll made of ivory

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Roman ivory doll
Roman doll made of ivory | Photo: Andrew Ledford

Found in 1964, a Roman doll made of ivory with a gold necklace. The doll was discovered next to the body of mummified girl’s body. It is dated to II century CE. She was buried in Cossinii tomb in Tivoli.

The finding was discovered during construction works. Workers were throwing everything they found aside. Fortunately, one of the men noticed the object and reported it.

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