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Objects Database

This database lists many of the objects found along the Antonine Wall.
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  • 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