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Scratch Pens

A roman scratch pen consisting of a short rounded wooden handle and an iron nib wrapped around. These have been copied from pens that have been found at various roman sites around Europe.

£2

Wooden Phallus

A wooden phallus, this was used in everyday life as a symbol of good luck and to ward off evil spirits. This has been made so that you can hang it around your neck if desired. Approx length 5.5cm

£4

Good Luck Kit

Good luck kits are made up of a small bone phallus, this was used in everyday life as a symbol of good luck and to ward off evil spirits and a small piece of tigers eye gemstone which was also believed to bring good luck in battle. Sizes may vary

£2

Large Sewing Kit

A wooden cylindrical container with a crafted end stop used to store needles and thread. Length 13cm

£10

Thumb Shot

Handmade lead shot in the shape of a thumb. These were used as ammunition for the slingshot. These were found at Arbeia Roman fort. Skulls and helmets have also been found with these embedded within them. Approx 3cm

£1

Wooden Bowl.

This is a copy of a 1 st century wooden bowl found on the Rhine and now in the museum in Xanten. It is Unvarnished beech ready for use.

£15


Wooden Vial

This is a small wooden vial (80mm high and 30mm diameter) with cork to carry a small amount of olive oil. It is waxed on the inside to prevent seepage.

£5


Kit Box Code KTB 23b
This is a wooden kit box. Approx 65cms x 43cms x 40cms. It has black metal handles on each end and a handmade brass hasp on the lid (no lock provided). This has plenty of room for a full set of roman armour (Lorica, helmet, callagae, tunic and more besides). This can also double up as a sturdy seat when getting changed.
Price £50.00
VIKING SEAT
Made with two pieces of wood approx 48" long and 8" wide which slot together but are easily disassembled for storage.
£50.00
BUCKSAW
Approx 24" wide x 16" high in rough hewn wood with traditional twist tensioning cord.
£20.00
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