HISTORY REBUILT

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  • From History

Roman Excavations   

A multitude of ancient Roman artifacts have recently been uncovered in UK excavations. A few of these items have been digitally reconstructed for viewing on the internet.

Additionally, two characters from the period were modeled to complement the object reconstructions.
These figures have been built at high detail, intended for printing at a real life size.

Cartimandua the Celtic queen from the North and an Auxiliary Roman Soldier

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Candle Holder or Incense Burner.

Reconstruction and original find.
Roman 3rd to 4th Century AD, copper alloy and enamel

Roman Coin Pellet Mould.

Reconstruction and original find.
Powdered metal was heated to become liquid in the mould. The mould would then be broken to remove the metal pellets.

Roman Bone Handle Knife

Reconstruction and original find.
Bone handled knife with classic decoration

Large Globular Amphora

Reconstruction and original find.
Roman 1st to 3rd Century. Exported in large numbers from Spanish province of Baetica.

Small Glass Bowl

Reconstruction and original find.
Imported Roman Glassware

Miniature Gladius

Reconstruction and original find.
Possible amulet or pocket knife

Glass Intaglio

Reconstruction and original find.
Small engraved glass ‘Intaglio’ showing Hercules and the Lion.