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1st – 2nd Century AD
Size : 25.5 cm long – 10 ins long
Public bathing establishments were a major focus for relaxation and the Romans were so fond of the bath that if an Emperor or rich citizen presented the people with a free bath for a day or longer, or in perpetuity, he won great credit. It was not uncommon for a wealthy person to leave money in their will to defray the costs of public bathing.