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Objects Database

This database lists many of the objects found along the Antonine Wall.
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  • Copper Printing Plate

    N/A
    1768
    Old College
    GLAHM: 112457
    Copper
    15cm x 15cm

    Manufactured at Foulis Press, 1768 Glasgow, Scotland

    Inscription: IMP C T AE HADRIANO ANTONINO AUG PIO P P VEX LEG XX V V FEC P IIII CDXI

    Inscription reads: "For the Emperor Caesar Titus Aelius Hadrianus Antoninus Augustus Pius, father of his country, a detachment of the Twentieth Valiant and Victorious Legion."

    Original distance slab found: Before 1684

    RIB of original distance slab: 2208

    References: CIT L.Keppie, 1998 PUBL (University of Glasgow) 1768
  • Distance Slab, Twentieth Legion, Clydebank

    Clydebank
    AD 142-80
    Hunterian Museum
    GLAHM:F.15
    Sandstone
    H 69cm

    Inscription: IMP C T AE HADRIANO ANTONINO AUG PIO P P VEX LEG XX V V FEC P IIII CDXI

    Inscription reads: "For the Emperor Caesar Titus Aelius Hadrianus Antoninus Augustus Pius, father of his country, a detachment of the Twentieth Valiant and Victorious Legion."

    Found: Before 1684

    RIB: 2208

     

    Context:
    Ferrydyke, Old Kilpatrick, Clydebank District, Strathclyde Region, Scotland
  • Distance slab, Twentieth Legion, Clydebank

    Clydebank
    AD 142-180
    Hunterian
    GLAHM:F.14
    Sandstone
    H 66cm

    Inscription: [I]MP C T AE [H]ADRIANO [A]NTONINO [AV]G PIO P P [VEX L]EG XX VV [PP IIII C]DXI [FEC]

    Inscription reads: "For the Emperor Caesar Titus Aelius Hadrianus Antoninus Augustus Pius, father of his country, a detachment of the Twentieth Valiant and Victorious Legion.'

    Found: before 1695

    RIB: 2206

    Context:
    unknown, but probably near Old Kilpatrick, Clydebank District, Strathclyde Region, Scotland
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  • Distance Slab, Sixth Legion, Clydebank

    Clydebank
    AD142-80
    Hunterian Museum
    GLAHM:F.13
    Sandstone
    H 53cm

    Inscription: IMP C T AELIO HADRIANO ANTONINO AVG P P VEX LEG VI VIC P F OPVS VALLI P MMMM CXLI.

    Inscription reads: "For the Emperor Caesar Titus Aelius Hadrianus Antoninus Augustus Pius, father of his country, a detachment of the Sixth Victorious, Loyal and Faithful Legion [completed] the rampart work [over a distance of] 4141 feet".

    Found: before 1695.

    RIB: 2205.  

     

    Context:
    unknown, probably Dalnotter Burn, Old Kilpatrick, Clydebank District, Strathclyde, Scotland