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They're Tabula Ansatas. After doing some research I found out they're actually Roman Tabula Ansatas, a favorite form of votive tablets in Imperial Rome. They were ornamental tablets used in sacred and religious places by the Romans. This claim is given by Wikipedia's entry on Tabula Ansata, in the gallery. This is backed by the book "Lord Burlington: ...
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