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The Romans Called it ‘Alexandrian Glass.’ Where Was It Really From?

The Romans Called it ‘Alexandrian Glass.’ Where Was It Really From?

The Romans Called it ‘Alexandrian Glass.’ Where Was It Really From? The Romans Called it ‘Alexandrian Glass.’ Where Was It Really From? Glass was highly valued across the Roman Empire, particularly a colorless, transparent version that resembled rock crystal. But the source of this coveted material — known as Alexandrian glass — has long remained a mystery. Now, by studying …

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