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Objects Database

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

    Mumrills Roman Fort
    140-165 AD
    Falkirk Museum
    1983-008-004/002
    Clay
    L 5.4cm x W 1.8cm

    Here is a body sherd with part if what appears to be a large animal decoration.

  • Samian Ware

    Mumrills Roman Fort
    140-165 AD
    Falkirk Museum
    1983-008-004/001
    Clay
    L 3.5cm x H 2.6cm

    Here is a body sherd of samian ware showing traces of egg and dart bordering above a horizontal dotted line with a roundel below containing part of a figure. 

  • Samian Ware

    Mumrills Roman Fort
    140-165 AD
    Falkirk Museum
    1983-008-004
    Clay

    Here are three body sherds of samian ware. Two of which are decorated, one showing traces of egg and dart bordering surrounding a roundel containing part of a figure. 

  • Amphorae (stamped)

    Mumrills Roman Fort
    140-165 AD
    Falkirk Museum
    1983-008-002
    Clay
    388g

    Here are two handle sherds of an amphorae. One is stamped "ASACSR"

  • Amphorae (graffito)

    Mumrills Roman Fort
    140-165 AD
    Falkirk Museum
    1983-008-001/001
    Clay
    L 16.5cm x W 8cm

    Here is a shoulder of a Dressel 20 amphora with the letter "IISTIV" scratched on after firing. This appears to be the personal name Aestivus. This is a well attested name, but the first occurrence of it known from Britain. II (ie) for ae is a Vulgarism.

  • Samian Ware (stamped)

    Mumrills Roman Fort
    140-165 AD
    Falkirk Museum
    1975-020-001
    Clay
    D 18.5cm

    A complete bowl of form 18/31 stamped with "REGINI.M". The three pieces have been glued together. 

  • Beaker ( rough-cast)

    Mumrills Roman Fort
    140-165 AD
    Falkirk Museum
    1975-012-001
    Clay
    D 5.6cm x D 2.4cm

    Here is a complete roughcast beaker with a purplish-brown slip.

  • Samian Ware

    Mumrills Roman Fort
    140-165 AD
    Falkirk Museum
    1972-069-657
    Clay
    L 5.2cm x W 5.1cm

    Here is a body sherd featuring a rim (DR 37) with a small fragment of egg and dart decoration.

  • Samian Ware

    Mumrills Roman Fort
    140-165 AD
    Falkirk Museum
    1972-069-656
    Clay
    L 6.8cm x W 5.8cm

    Here is a body sherd (DR 37) with an animal hunting scene decoration. In the centre is a large cat springing to the right; below is a dog. Parts of the other animals lie on the edges of the sherd. There is a thick raised line below the panel which is worn.

  • Samian Ware

    Mumrills Roman Fort
    140-165 AD
    Falkirk Museum
    1972-069-655
    Clay
    L 7.4cm x W 5.5cm

    Here is a body sherd featuring a rim (DR 37) with a broad plain band, then a very narrow band of egg and dart decoration and a horizontal dotted line below.

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