Patera of Rennes
Gold. Early 3rd century CE.
Diameter 25 cm, weight 1375 g.
Inv. No. 56.94.
Paris, National Library, Cabinet des Médailles Photo by Ilya Shurygin

Patera of Rennes.

Gold. Early 3rd century CE.
Diameter 25 cm, weight 1375 g.
Inv. No. 56.94.

Paris, National Library, Cabinet des Médailles

Origin:
Found in Rennes (Brittany) in 1774. Collection of Louis XV.
Literature:
T. Wilson. Golden Patera of Rennes From The Report Of The U. S. National Museum, 1894.
Luigi Caliò. La patera di Rennes. Uno studio iconologico. In: Oggetto-Simbolo, pp. 129150. Bologna, 2011.
Credits:
2014. Photo: Ilya Shurygin.
Data: museum annotation.
Keywords: gold golden patera of Rennes libatio libation Inv No 56 94
History of Ancient Rome