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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
  • Axe Head

    Balmuildy farm
    AD 42 -180
    Hunterian Museum
    GLAHM F.1922.92
    iron
    16cm x 6cm

    Solid, with perforation for haft.

    References: PUBL MILLER, S.N. 1922
  • Roman Imperial Coin

    Bearsden
    AD 140-144
    Hunterian Museum
    GLAHM 35396
    Copper
  • Seal-box, lower half

    Corbiehall farm
    AD 42 - 180
    Hunterian Museum
    GLAMH F.1954.92
    Bronze
    0.875" (diameter)

    catalogued with bronze disc, making two parts, but it is Not clear whether the two are parts of the same box. Robertson (op.cit. under Refs) illustrates both together but makes no mention of the disc in the text.

    Context:
    Castledykes fort, E.enclosure, westerly hollow, section 26, Roman, Antonine
    References: PUBL ROBERTSON, ANNE S., 1964 p.160.12; pl.7.12
  • Enamelled Seal Box

    Cleghorn
    AD 42 - 180
    Hunterian Museum
    GLAHM F.1989.6
    Bronze
    2.4 x 3.3 cms
  • Fountainhead

    Bearsden
    AD 42 - 180
    Hunterian Museum
    GLAHM: 138045
    Sandstone
    26 x 25 x 29 cms
  • Tombstone of Ammonius

    Ardoch
    AD 80 - 90
    Hunterian Museum
    GLAHM F.52
    Sandstone
    0.71 x 0.66 x 0.17m

    Inscription: DIS MANIBVS AMMONIVS DAMIONIS 7 COH I HISPANORVM STIPENDIORVM XXVII HEREDES F C

    Inscription reads: To the spirits of the departed: Ammonius, (son) of Damio, centurion of the First Cohort of Spaniards, of 27 years' service, (lies here). His heirs had this made.

    Found: In, or before, 1672

    RIB: 2213

    Context:
    within praetorium, (later medieval chapel), 1st C. AD Roman, Flavian
    References: PUBL COLLINGWOOD,R.G. and WRIGHT,R.P. 1965
  • Altar to Mercury or Neptune

    Cadder
    AD 142-180
    Hunterian Museum
    GLAHM F.34
    Sandstone
    0.40 x 0.26m

    Inscription: IVONI R

    References: PUBL MACDONALD, J. 1897 PUBL KEPPIE, L.J.F. 1983
  • Altar to Uncertain Deity

    Scotland
    AD 142-180
    Hunterian Museum
    GLAHM F.33
    Sandstone
    0.37 x 0.26m

    Inscription: ERI VE.......I A .....V....

    Found: unknown, Scotland

    RIB: 2214

    References: PUBL MACDONALD, J. 1897 PUBL COLLINGWOOD,R.G. and WRIGHT, R.P. 1965
  • Altar to Jupiter

    Duntocher Fort
    AD 142 - 180
    Hunterian Museum
    GLAHM F.32
    Sandstone
    W. 0.305 × H. 0.635

    Inscription: I O M

    Inscription reads: To Jupiter, Best and Greatest

    Found: 1829

    RIB: 2201

    References: PUBL MACDONALD, G. 1934 PUBL COLLINGWOOD,R.G. and WRIGHT,R.P. 1965

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