Ancient Glass Blog of The Allaire Collection


Posted in Uncategorized by Allaire Collection of Glass on November 7, 2017

Rijksmuseum van Oudheden in Leiden

The Rijksmuseum van Oudheden (link to their web page) is the national archaeological museum of the Netherlands. It is located in Leiden. The Museum grew out of the collection of Leiden University and still closely co-operates with its Faculty of Archaeology.This Archaeology museum has one of one the finest glass in the Netherlands.  The collection has pre-Roman, Roman, Merovingian with other groups from the Migration Period, Middle Ages, and other periods.  (Link to slide show of collections use back arrow to come back to this page)  Below are  pictures of the glass collection.


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