Domed stud from legionary apron

Description
This was part of the legionary soldier’s armour. Metal discs like these hung on leather straps from the soldier’s belt.
Accession Loan No.
9/2005/10/1
Collection Class
Exeter archaeology
Common Name
domed stud from legionary apron
Simple Name
apron fitting; boss; stud
Full Name
boss; stud
Dimensions
whole diameter 25 mm; whole depth 3 mm
Period Classification
Roman (43-410)
Production Year Low
50
Production Year High
75
Family Group

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

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