Strigil

Description
Strigils were used in the bathing process. This one is unusual as it is made from iron rather than copper alloy.
Accession Loan No.
53/2005/12/1
Collection Class
Exeter archaeology
Common Name
strigil
Simple Name
strigil
Dimensions
whole length 190 mm; whole W 22 mm; whole TH 15 mm
Period Classification
Roman (43-410)
Family Group

Material
iron
Collector / Excavator
Exeter Museums Archaeological Field Unit
Collection Site Name
Goldsmith Street
Collection Town
Exeter
Collection County
Devon
Collection Country
United Kingdom: England
Collection Area Region
Northern Europe
Collection Continent
Europe

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