Iron key with long shaft, which is decorated with incised decoration, and three surviving bits. Roman period. For keys see Haddad, N. 2016. Critical review, assessment and investigation of ancient technology. Evolution of door locking mechanisms in S.E. Mediterranean. 'Mediterranean Archaeology and Archaeometry', Vol. 16, 53-74. Purchased by Wellcome in 1906 from the collection of Robert de Rustafjaell.
- Other Identity
- W999 (wrong number written on a label attached to the object) | 888 (Boscawen number)
- Last modified: 08 Oct 2022