Bone offcut

Description
This fragment of animal bone is a waste piece from the working of bone into tools and household objects. It provides evidence for this industry in the early Roman town.
Accession Loan No.
528/1989/67
Collection Class
Exeter archaeology
Common Name
bone offcut
Simple Name
offcut
Dimensions
whole length 50 mm; whole W 21 mm; whole depth 8 mm
Cultural Group
Roman
Period Classification
Roman (43-410)
Production Year Low
80
Production Year High
150
Family Group

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

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