Keys to the Past

Bronze Pots (Matfen)

Two bronze pots of Roman date were found here in 1879, when a drain was being cut in this field. One has the inscription SABIANVS F stamped onto the handle and the other had the inscription MAXIMINVS F on it.

Reference number:N10311
Historical period: Roman (43 to 410)

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Source of Reference
Local History of Matfen


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