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Pickaxe, pioneer's

Description

Pioneer's pickaxe or dolabra of iron, from the Roman site at Newstead, 80 - 100 AD

Museum reference

X.FRA 225

Collection

Archaeology

Object name

Pickaxe, pioneer's, Dolabra

Date

80 - 100

Style / Culture

Romano-British

Materials

Iron

Physical description

Iron; stamped

Collection place(s)

Newstead, Roxburghshire, Scotland, Northern Europe

Associations

Newstead Collection

On display

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