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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
  • Mandril / Anvil

    Balmuildy farm
    AD 42 - 180
    Hunterian Museum
    GLAHM F.1922.98
    iron
    0.05 x 0.015 x 0.015 m

    Upper edge has concave indentation like an anvil worn down by hammering of metal objects with a sharp edge. One side has similar indentation showing concentric semicircular marks. Suggest anvil for manufacturing nails. (JCH. 7/96)

  • Nails

    Old Kilpatrick
    AD 142-80
    Hunterian Museum
    GLAHM:F.1928.45
    iron

    Nails, headless, square-sectioned.

     

     

     

    Context:
    Old Kilpatrick, Dumbartonshire, Scotland.
  • Nails

    Old Kilpatrick
    AD 142-80
    Hunterian Museum
    GLAHM:F.1928.44
    iron

    Nails, with square head,; square-sectioned. 1/2 of original assemblage missing (perhaps including 1 unnumbered nail present). But see also Main Hall (6), .44/18 on display.

      

     

     

    Context:
    Old Kilpatrick, Dumbartonshire, Scotland
  • Nails

    Old Kilpatrick
    AD 142-80
    Hunterian Museum
    GLAHM:F.1928.42
    iron

    Nails, with pyramidal head.

     

     

    Context:
    Old Kilpatrick, Dumbartonshire, Scotland.