5 Unusual Goods the Romans Considered Extremely Valuable

And how they valued fashion and entertainment above all else

A Roman banquet highlighting valuable goods
A Roman banquet with the family displaying their wealth — Image Source

TThe Roman civilisation was an incredibly privileged one. It was a time when ordinary citizens could get commodities from all over the world. Whale oil from the North Sea, ivory from Africa, spices from India, and silks from the Far East; whatever their hearts desired…

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Sajjad Choudhury

Sajjad Choudhury

Product Operations Manager @ Onfido | Writer on History, Personal Development and Tech | Find and connect with me here https://linktr.ee/saj_chy