Olive Oil Amphora From Africa

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Liana Miate
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published on 29 August 2017

Olive oil amphora from Africa and found at Ostia. 3rd century CE. Museo delle Navi Romane di Fiumicino. (National Maritime Museum, Sydney Australia)

This amphora is stamped with its place of manufacture; Sullechtum in the Roman province of Africa, roughly modern Tunisia.



About the Author

Liana Miate
Liana is the Social Media Editor for Ancient History Encyclopedia. She holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree with a major in ancient Greece, Rome & Late Antiquity. She is particularly passionate about Rome and Greece, and anything to do with mythology or women.

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