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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
  • Whetstone

    Balmuildy farm
    AD 142-180
    Hunterian Museum
    GLAHM F.1922.40/7
    Sandstone
    4.0 - 8.0 x 2.0 - 3.0 x 1.0 - 2.0 cms
    References: PUBL MILLER, S.N. 1922
  • Whetstone

    Balmuildy farm
    AD 142-180
    Hunterian Museum
    GLAHM F.1922.40/6
    Sandstone
    0.04-.08 x 0.02-.03 x 0.01-.02m
    References: PUBL MILLER, S.N. 1922
  • Whetstone

    Balmuildy farm
    AD 142-180
    Hunterian Museum
    GLAHM F.1922.40/5
    Sandstone
    0.04-.08 x 0.02-.03 x 0.01-.02m
    References: PUBL MILLER, S.N. 1922
  • Whetstone

    Balmuildy farm
    AD 142-180
    Hunterian Museum
    GLAHM F.1922.40/4
    Sandstone
    0.04-.08 x 0.02-.03 x 0.01-.02m
    References: PUBL MILLER, S.N. 1922
  • Whetstone

    Balmuildy farm
    AD 142-180
    Hunterian Museum
    GLAHM F.1922.40/3
    Sandstone
    0.04-.08 x 0.02-.03 x 0.01-.02m
    References: PUBL MILLER, S.N. 1922
  • Whetstone

    Balmuildy farm
    AD 142-180
    Hunterian Museum
    GLAHM F.1922.40/2
    Sandstone
    0.04-.08 x 0.02-.03 x 0.01-.02m
    References: PUBL MILLER, S.N. 1922
  • Whetstone

    Balmuildy farm
    AD 142-180
    Hunterian Museum
    GLAHM F.1922.40/1
    Sandstone
    0.04-.08 x 0.02-.03 x 0.01-.02m
    References: PUBL MILLER, S.N. 1922
  • Building Tablet, Second Legion, Standard Bearer

    Balmuildy farm
    AD 42 - 180
    Hunterian Museum
    GLAHM F.1922.3
    Sandstone
    0.46 x 0.38 x 0.25-.28m

    Inscription: LLIO PR

    Inscription reads: For the Emperor Caesar Titus Aelius Hadrianus Antoninus Augustus Pius, father of his country, the Second Legion Augusta built this under Quintus Lollius Urbicus, emperor's propraetorian legate. (If complete)

    Found: 1912

    RIB: 2192

    In five parts; this part - standard bearer.

    References: PUBL MACDONALD, G. 1934 PUBL COLLINGWOOD,R.G. and WRIGHT,R.P. 1965 PUBL MILLER, S.N. 1922
  • Distance Slab, Sixth Legion, Balmuildy

    Balmuildy
    AD 139-61
    The Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum
    A.1942.18
    Sandstone
    W. 1.473 × H. 0.762

    Inscription: IMP CAES T AELIO HADRI ANTONINO AVG PIO P P VEXILLA LEG VI VIC P F PER M P III ĐCLXVI S

    Inscription reads: "For the Emperor Caesar Titus Aelius Hadrianus Antoninus Augustus Pius, father of his country, a detachment of the Sixth Legion Victrix Pia Fidelis (built this) for a distance of 3,666½ paces."

    Found: 1803

    RIB: 2194 

    References: CIL vii 1131 EE ix p. 628 Stuart Caledonia Romana (1845) 309 pl. ix 4 Stuart Caledonia Romana (ed. 2, 1852) 314 pl. xvi 3, 315 note c quoting Reekie Glasgow Courier 5 March 1803 G. Macdonald RWS (1911) 298 pl. xl 1 G. Macdonald RWS (1934) 376 pl. lxiv 2 Trismegistos 156687 

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