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|1.||A celebrated cinerary urn or vase found in the tomb of the Emperor Alexander Severus. It is owned by the Duke of Portland, and kept in the British Museum.|
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A highlight is the Barberini vase
, a copper work masterpiece executed for an Ayyubid prince who reigned in Aleppo between 1239 and 1260.