Curse Tablets! An article on these fascinating Romano-british tablets! http://historyoftheancientworld.com/2009/12/the-social-and-cultural-implications-of-curse-tablets-defixiones-in-britain-and-on-the-continent/ #Romano-British #archaeology
Calleva Atrebatum (or Silchester Roman Town) was an Iron Age oppidum and subsequently a town in the Roman province of Britannia and the civitas capital of the Atrebates tribe. Its ruins are beneath and to the west of the Parish Church of St Mary the Virgin, which is just within the town wall and about 1 mile to the east of the modern village of Silchester, in the English county of Hampshire.
Roman Shoes — Discovered between 1979 Roman Shoes — Discovered Between 1979 & 1982 During Archaeological Excavations At Bar Hill Fort On The Antonine Wall. Roman Soldiers Built The Antonine Wall Across Scotland In The Years CE.
Child's shoe Roman Britain, probably or century AD Found on the site of the Bank of England, London This small shoe, from a waterlogged deposit in London, probably belonged to a child. It has a thick hob-nailed sole and decorative openwork on the upper.
A restored Roman cockerel figurine is the best result from a Cirencester dig in decades, archaeologists have said.- The enamelled object, which dates back as far as was unearthed during a dig in 2011 at a Roman burial site in the town.