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Amber amulet in the shape of a gladiator’s helmet. Amber was an expensive imported material and was thought to have magical powers. The Roman author Pliny describes how amber amulets could protect children from illness and the symbolism of the gladiator may also be protective . Bloomber Place 2013.
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Dec 01, 2016 0Archaeological work beside the River Wensum in Norfolk has...