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5440Re: [Apicius] portable water heating

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  • Larry Simpson
    Jun 22, 2013
      I have a pic of it. Give me a day or so.

      On Jun 22, 2013, at 19:36, richard robinson <helmetwise@...> wrote:

      > Thanks Pavel
      > but no that is not the one I was attempting to locate.
      > The one I 'had' a picture of was on a rectangular base with a firebox that was contained by a U shaped hollow metal wall that absorbed the heat.Beneath the rectangular base ( I think) was a draw for removing ash-I may be making that up.....
      > The urn itself is next to the firebox and is similar to the one you posted, however it had a tap. I am looking for my copy of AD79- the Pompeii exhibit book from the 1970s(?). I am sure there was a pic in it.
      >
      >
      > regards
      > Richard
      >
      > ________________________________
      > From: Pavel Kalinov <pavka@...>
      > To: Apicius@yahoogroups.com
      > Sent: Saturday, 22 June 2013 10:10 PM
      > Subject: Re: [Apicius] portable water heating
      >
      >
      >
      > Sorry, it seems Yahoo removes the attachments sent by email. I
      > uploaded the photo to my Roman project site:
      >
      > http://www.romaiv.com/community/42-pavel-kalinov/photos/photo.html?albumid=9#photoid=34
      >
      > --
      > Best regards,
      > Pavel
      > http://www.pavka.com.au/ - personal site
      > http://www.romaiv.com/ - a Roman town in Australia? Why not?
      >
      > Quoting richard robinson <helmetwise@...>:
      >
      > >
      > >
      > > thanks pavel
      > > that message had no attachment that i could see
      > >
      > >
      > > ________________________________
      > > From: Pavel Kalinov <pavka@...>
      > > To: Apicius@yahoogroups.com
      > > Sent: Friday, 21 June 2013 9:13 PM
      > > Subject: Re: [Apicius] portable water heating
      > >
      > >
      > >
      > >
      > > Do you mean this one? I have no idea where I copied it from, though :-(
      > >
      > > --
      > > Best regards,
      > > Pavel
      > > http://www.pavka.com.au/ - personal site
      > > http://www.romaiv.com/ - a Roman town in Australia? Why not?
      > >
      > > Quoting richard robinson <helmetwise@...>:
      > >
      > >>
      > >>
      > >> ave amici
      > >>
      > >> I was trying to convey to a metal working friend the water/wine
      > >> heater that I almost had made for me. It is the one from Pompeii
      > >> (?)that has the clever firebox on one side and the decorated bronze
      > >> urn on the other and a tray(? if my recollection is accurate) all
      > >> built on a rectangular base with 4 animistic feet.
      > >> I was sure I had a copy on my external but it is not to be found or
      > >> googled ( I have wasted several hours today).
      > >> Does anybody have a copy of the artefact I speak of? Did anybody
      > >> else notice that there was one in the film "Gladiator" when they
      > >> make their way through the crowds on the outside columns of the
      > >> Colloseum?
      > >>
      > >> regards Richard
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