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Objects Database

This database lists many of the objects found along the Antonine Wall.
  • Found
  • Date
  • Held
  • Accession number
  • Material
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  • Samian Bowl, (form 36)

    Balmuildy farm
    Ad 42 - 180
    Hunterian Museum
    GLAHM F.1922.249
    Fired Clay
    0.10m (est. base diameter)

    Base & rim fragments with barbotine decoration on flange.

    References: PUBL MILLER, S.N. 1922
  • Samian Bowl Fragments

    Balmuildy farm
    AD 42 - 180
    Hunterian Museum
    GLAHM F.1922.250
    Fired Clay
    0.035-.05 x 0.015-.025m

    Rim and flange fragments with barbotine decoration on flange.

    References: PUBL MILLER, S.N. 1922 pl.31, fig.15
  • Bowl, Samian, (form 37), Body Fragment

    Balmuildy farm
    AD 42 - 180
    Hunterian Museum
    GLAHM F.1922.285
    Clay
    0.0425 x 0.0625m

    Potter's name stamped horizontally (retograde) and upside-down near bottom of decorated band.

    Manufactured In France. (Cinnamus)

    References: PUBL MILLER, S.N. 1922 pl.35, fig.70 & pl.37. fig.9
  • Bowl, Samian, (form 37), Rim, Body and Base Fragments

    Balmuildy farm
    AD 42 - 180
    Hunterian Museum
    GLAHM F.1922.272
    Clay
    0.07m (base diameter); 0.20m (rim diameter)

    Decorated: figured. Fragments 272/2 (3) in H.Lab.ATC.

    Manufactured in France. 

    References: PUBL MILLER, S.N. 1922 pl.33, fig.29
  • Bowl, Samian, (form 30), Body Fragments

    Balmuildy farm
    AD 42 - 180
    Hunterian Museum
    GLAHM F.1922.263
    Clay
    2.75-4.0 x 2.5- 2.75 cms

    Decorated; spiral stem and leaves.

    References: PUBL MILLER, S.N. 1922 pl.32, fig.5
  • Bowl, Samian, form Dr 37, rim, body & base fragments, red

    Twechar
    142 - 180 AD
    Hunterian Museum
    GLAHM F.1936.435
    Clay

    marks: C] IN (N is reversed)

    fabric: fairly hard, orange clay with matt glaze

    decoration: Cinnamus' ovolo 1, free-style hunting scene, animal types 0.1497J, 0.1539 with corn stook, 0.1421 with corn stook, 0.1633L (similar)

    Context:
    Bar Hill Fort
    References: PUBL MACDONALD, G. & PARK, A. 1906 pp.74 ff., PUBL ROBERTSON, A., SCOTT, M. & KEPPIE, L. 1975 p.134.35; fig.47.35
  • Bowl, rim fragment, Samian, form Dr. 37, red

    Twechar
    142 - 180 AD
    Hunterian Museum
    GLAHM F.1936.414
    Clay

    marks: CINNAMIM (stamped retrograde)

    fabric; hard, red clay with dull glaze

    decoration:  Cinnamus' ovolo 3; stamp in medallion above type 0.52 (D.36)

    manufacture: CINNAMUS, France

    Context:
    Bar Hill Fort
    References: PUBL MACDONALD, G. & PARK, A. 1906 pp. 74 ff., PUBL ROBERTSON, A., SCOTT, M. & KEPPIE, L. 1975 p.130.14; fig.45.14
  • Bowl, Samian, form Dr. 37, Body Fragments, Red

    Twechar
    142 - 180 AD
    Hunterian Museum
    GLAHM F.1936.410
    Clay

    marks: CINN (in one panel)

    fabric: fairly hard, red clay with bright glaze

    decoration: in panels of festoons and medallions: figure types are-Perseus O,147A, animal O.46 (D.28), and two figures together in medallion of which the figure to the right is Vulcan O.66 (D.39)

    Context:
    Bar Hill Fort
    References: PUBL MACDONALD, G. & PARK, A. 1906 pp. 74 ff., PUBL ROBERTSON, A., SCOTT, M. & KEPPIE, L. 1975 p.130.10a; fig.45.10a
  • Bowl, Samian, form Dr 30, body fragment, red

    Twechar
    142 - 180 AD
    Hunterian Museum
    GLAHM F.1936.406
    Clay

    fabric: soft, red clay with dull glaze

    C/ I H (Cohors I Hamiorum?)

    Context:
    Bar Hill Fort
    References: PUBL MACDONALD, G. & PARK, A. 1906 pp. 74 ff., PUBL ROBERTSON, A., SCOTT, M. & KEPPIE, L. 1975 p.130.6; fig.45.6
  • Bowl, samian, form Dr.33, base fragment

    Twechar
    142 - 180 AD
    Hunterian Museum
    GLAHM F.1936.311
    Clay

    red gloss

    marks: GEM[INIMA] (die 5a)

    Manufacture: GEMINUS v AD 150-170, Lezoux, Puy de Dome, France

    Context:
    Bar Hill Fort
    References: PUBL MACDONALD,G. and PARK,A. 1906 p.76, PUBL ROBERTSON, A., SCOTT, M. and KEPPIE, L. 1975 pp.127.4, 128; fig.44.4

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