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  • In the medieval inventories are sometimes found albae, described as red, blue or black; which has led to the belief that albs were sometimes not only made of stuffs other than linen, but were coloured.
  • Even in that event, the information which would be derived from the Cnossian tablets would probably make but a small addition to history, since in very large part they are evidently mere inventories of tribute and stores.
  • The extant inventories of spoil carried off by the ancient conquerors include a variety of utensils and stuffs.
  • This contains a list of medieval writers on the subject, another of the inventories used by the author, and one of more modern works.
  • Niello is frequently mentioned in the inventories of the treasures belonging to the great basilicas of Rome and Byzantium.