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Objects Database

This database lists many of the objects found along the Antonine Wall.
  • Found
  • Date
  • Held
  • Accession number
  • Material
  • Dimensions
  • Video
  • Chisel

    Balmuildy farm
    AD 42 - 180
    Hunterian Museum
    GLAHM F.1922.94
    iron
    0.11x 0.01x 0.01 m

    Butt indented by hammer blows.

    References: PUBL MILLER, S.N. 1922
  • Chisel

    Mumrills Roman Fort
    140-165 AD
    Falkirk Museum
    1972-069-640
    wrought iron
    L 10cm

    Here is a 10cm long iron shaft of a square section with rounded edges. One end tapers in a symmetrical fashion to form the blade of a chisel. This was previously identified as a nail.

  • Chisel

    Old Kilpatrick
    AD 142-80
    Hunterian Museum
    GLAHM:F.1928.32
    iron
    H0.112cm x L0.01cm x W0.009cm

    Chisel, wedge-shaped,; tapers to flat cutting-edge; square-sectioned shaft.

     

    Context:
    Old Kilpatrick, Dumbartonshire, Scotland
  • Chisel, Tanged

    Bar Hill Fort
    142 - 180 AD
    Hunterian Museum
    GLAHM F.1936.195
    iron
    L 16cm x H 2cm
    Context:
    Courtyard Well
    References: PUBL MACDONALD, G. & PARK, A. 1906 p.113, fig.40.8 PUBL ROBERTSON, A., SCOTT, M. & KEPPIE, L. 1975 p.102.25, fig.34.25