Double-sided bone comb with one end made to look like the face of an owl.


Objects in Roman collection

Gold coin

A rare gold aureus of the Emperor Carausius.

Hair pin

Copper alloy hair pin decorated with enamel.

Horse and rider brooch

Horse and rider enamelled brooch dating from the 1st century AD.

Horse harness pendant

Copper-alloy military horse harness pendant dating from the 1st century AD, found at St Michael's Field in 1974.

Hunt cup

Hunt cup showing a hound chasing a deer.


Clasp knife with iron blade and copper alloy handle with a hound chasing a hare.


Mercury sculpture dating from the 2nd or 3rd century.

Military tombstone

A cavalry tombstone of Sextus Valerius Genialis, dating from the 1st century AD.

Mother goddesses

Mother goddesses sculpture.