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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
  • Perforated Disc

    Old Kilpatrick
    142- 180 AD
    Hunterian Museum
    GLAHM F.1928.14
    Slate
    0.025m (diameter)

    One central perforation, possibly weight or sinker.

    Context:
    Old Kilpatrick fort
    References: PUBL MILLER, S.N. 1928 pl.25, fig.1
  • Disc

    Balmuildy farm
    AD 142-180
    Hunterian Museum
    GLAHM F.1922.45/2
    Slate
    4.0 cms (diameter) x 5.0 cms
    References: PUBL MILLER, S.N. 1922
  • Disc

    Balmuildy farm
    AD 142-180
    Hunterian Museum
    GLAHM F.1922.45/1
    Slate
    0.05m (diameter)
  • Pencil, Slate, Fragment

    Twechar
    142 - 180 AD
    Hunterian Museum
    GLAHM F.1936.82
    Slate
    L 0.038m
    Context:
    Bar Hill Fort
    References: PUBL MACDONALD,G. and PARK, A. 1906 p.91, PUBL ROBERTSON, A., SCOTT, M. & KEPPIE, L. 1975 p.48, no.58, fig.13
  • Palette, Rectangular

    Twechar
    142 - 180 AD
    Hunterian Museum
    GLAHM F.1936.81
    Slate
    H 0.085m x L 0.075m

    Possibly a writing/drawing tablet with rounded corners.

    Context:
    Bar Hill Fort
    References: PUBL MACDONALD,G. and PARK, A. 1906 p.90, PUBL ROBERTSON, A., SCOTT, M. & KEPPIE, L. 1975 p.48, no.57
  • Palette, Rectangular, Bevelled

    Twechar
    142 - 180 AD
    Hunterian Museum
    GLAHM F.1936.80
    Slate
    H 0.085m x L 0.075m

    Function; possibly a writing/drawing tablet, greenish colour.

    Context:
    Bar Hill Fort
    References: PUBL MACDONALD,G. and PARK, A. 1906 p.90, PUBL ROBERTSON, A., SCOTT, M. & KEPPIE, L. 1975 p.48, no.56, fig.13
  • Disc

    Old Kilpatrick Fort
    AD 142-80
    Hunterian Museum
    GLAHM:F.1928.14
    Slate

    Disc, perforated, circular; 1central perforation; possibly, weight or sinker.

    Context:
    Old Kilpatrick, Dumbartonshire, Scotland.
    References:
  • Disc

    Old Kilpatrick Fort
    AD 142-80
    Hunterian Museum
    GLAHM:F.1928.13
    Slate

    Disc, perforated, circular; 2 central perforations; possibly, weight or sinker.

    Context:
    Old Kilpatrick, Dumbartonshire, Scotland.
  • Gaming Counter

    AD 142-80
    Hunterian Museum
    GLAHM:F.1928.11
    Slate
    0.008m (thickness); 0.027m (diameter)

    Counter, gaming, circular with incised lines & dots.

    Context:
    Old Kilpatrick, Dumbartonshire, Scotland.
    References: PUBL MILLER, S.N. 1928 pl.25, fig.10
  • Perforated Disc

    Old Kilpatrick
    142-180
    Hunterian Museum
    GLAHM F.1928.13
    Slate
    0.032m (diameter)

    Two central perforations possibly weight or sinker.

    Context:
    Old Kilpatrick fort
    References: PUBL MILLER, S.N. 1928 pl.25, fig.2