Roman Patera 20 cm/7.9 inches Diameter
The Bronze Patera with beautiful decorations is 20 cm / 7.9 inches in diameter and 5 cm / 2.4 inches deep.
Patera is a metal libation bowl. It often has a bulbous indentation in the center underside to facilitate holding it. It typically has no handles and no feet.
The Steel Patera with beautiful decorations is 20 cm / 7.9 inches in diameter and 5 cm / 2.4 inches deep.
The patera or offering dish was used at the altar or a Lararium throughout all periods of Roman religion. The patera is used to offer sacrificial offerings and wine. The Romans thought it important to symbolically share the sustenance of life with deity, as honored members of the home.
The patera is an easy tool to use. A small bit of food from the family table or liquid such as wine or milk is placed into it so that the gods may share with the members of the household.
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