Object: Burial objects

Burial objects
Bronze, glass, quartz, silver, amber, bone, ceramics, shell
Nuceria Gate, Pompeii

These objects, found beside burial urns, were meant to accompany the dead on their journey to the Underworld.

SAP Nos: 59812, 59814, 59815, 59819 - 59832, 59834, 59835, 59837, 59840, 59841, 59843 - 59851, 59853
Where was this found?
Relation to Daily Life in Pompeii

Burial practices

The roads leading out of Pompeii are lined with tombs, not for any ominous reason, but because burial within the city walls was not permitted…

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