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Nail

Object Number:61-24-1K
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Roman
Provenience: Great Britain
Scotland
Inchtuthil
Locus: Legionary Fortress of Agricola
Date Made: 83 AD
Early Date: 2083
Late Date: 2083
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Iron
Credit Line:Gift of W. Barr, 1961

Description

Oxidized, but shape clear. Occasional blisters as from burning. Tapered spike or nail, square in section, ending in a blunt point. Head hammered flat to irregular circumference and thickness.

Bibliography:

[Article] "Interesting Archaeological Find at Inchuthil". Colville's Magazine. Actual CitationView Objects related to this Actual Citation

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