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Published Nov 2016

Archaeopress Archaeology


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Pompeii; Small finds; Glass; Insula VI.1; Roman; Rome

Archaeopress Roman Archaeology 17

The Small Finds and Vessel Glass from Insula VI.1 Pompeii: Excavations 1995-2006

By H.E.M. Cool

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This report presents the vessel glass and small finds found during the excavations between 1995 and 2006 that took place in Insula VI.1, Pompeii (henceforth VI.1). More than 5,000 items are discussed, and the size of the assemblage has meant that the publication is in two parts.



Preface; Acknowledgements; Chapter 1: An Introduction to the Finds and the Site; Chapter 2: Dress Accessories and Jewellery; Chapter 3: Toilet, Pharmaceutical and Medical Equipment: the Containers; Chapter 4: Toilet, Pharmaceutical and Medical Equipment: the Utensils; Chapter 5: Household Equipment – the Vessels; Chapter 6: Household Equipment – Utensils, Furniture and Interior Decoration; Chapter 7: Craft Equipment; Chapter 8: Items Associated with Recreation; Chapter 9: Articles Associated with Religious Activity; Chapter 10: Other functions and miscellaneous; Chapter 11: Changing Patterns at Pompeii; Appendix 1: available at http:; Appendix 2: available at http:; Appendix 3: The reference set for the glass vessels from the eruption levels at Pompeii; Bibliography