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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
  • Cheese Press, weight

    Loudon Hill
    AD 42 - 180
    Hunterian Museum
    GLAHM F.1946.19
    Lead
    2.5cm high x 7cm diameter

    Inscription: IIII (signifying 4 Roman pounds weight = 2.7 British pounds)

    References: DESCR ROBERTSON, A.S. 1960 p.5, PUBL St. JOSEPH, Dr J.K.S. 1952 pp.188-194 & 210,
  • Lead Object

    Old Kilpatrick
    AD 142-80
    Hunterian Museum
    GLAHM:F.1928.24
    Lead
    H0.057cm x W0.007cm

    Flattened lead object, rather boat-shaped with stubs at right angles.

     

     

     

    Context:
    Old Kilpatrick, Dumbartonshire, Scotland.
    References: PUBL MILLER, S.N. 1928
  • Lead Object

    Old Kilpatrick
    Hunterian Museum
    GLAHM:F.1928.23
    Lead
    H0.04m x W0.016m

    Flattened lead object, rather boat-shaped.

     

    Context:
    Old Kilpatrick, Dumbartonshire, Scotland.
  • Lead Object

    Old Kilpatrick
    AD 142-80
    Hunterian Museum
    GLAHM:F.1928.22
    Lead
    H0.055cm x W0.01cm

    Lead object, flat and waisted.

    Context:
    Old Kilpatrick, Dumbartonshire, Scotland.
  • Lead Object

    Old Kilpatrick
    AD 142-80
    Hunterian Museum
    GLAHM:F.1928.21
    Lead
    H0.027m x W0.02m

    Lead object, "two thin limbs joined" at one point (26.7.79); small unnumbered lead object probably one limb broken off.

     

    Context:
    Old Kilpatrick, Dumbartonshire, Scotland.
  • Clamp

    Old Kilpatrick
    AD 142-80
    Hunterian Museum
    GLAHM:F.1928.20
    Lead
    H0.042cm x L0.025cm

     

     

    Clamp (?); two L-shaped arms, one slotted, at right angles to each other.

    Catno. is noted on one arm.

     

     

    Context:
    Old Kilpatrick, Dumbartonshire, Scotland.
  • Spindle Whorl

    Old Kilpatrick
    AD 142-80
    Hunterian Museum
    GLAHM:F.1928.19
    Lead

    Spindle whorl, circular, perforated; central perforation. 

     

    Context:
    Old Kilpatrick, Dumbartonshire, Scotland
  • Lead Disc

    Old Kilpatrick
    142-180 AD
    Hunterian Museum
    GLAHM:C.1928.8
    Lead

     

     

    Accession book reads "From the site of the old Roman Fort, Old Kilpatrick (presentation after excavation 1923-4)"

     

    Context:
    Site of the Roman Fort, Old Kilpatrick, Scotland
    References:
  • Lead Object

    Scotland
    142-180
    Hunterian Museum
    GLAHM F.1928.21
    Lead
    0.027m x 0.02m

    "two thin limbs joined" at one point (26.7.79); small unnumbered lead object probably one limb broken off.

    Context:
    Old Kilpatrick fort
    References: PUBL MILLER, S.N. 1928