Bone offcut

In the Roman town at Exeter animal bone was worked into tools and household objects. This fragment has been extensively worked yet it was thrown away as rubbish.
Accession Loan No.
Collection Class
Exeter archaeology
Common Name
bone offcut
Simple Name
worked object
Full Name
bone offcut
whole length 39 mm; whole width 18 mm; depth 7 mm
Period Classification
Roman (43-410)
Family Group

bone (animal)
Collector / Excavator
Exeter Museums Archaeological Field Unit
Collection Site Name
Friernhay Street
Collection Town
Collection County
Collection Country
United Kingdom: England
Collection Area Region
Northern Europe
Collection Continent

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