Hunter, Fraser (2016) Tracing troops: an Upper German belt-fitting from Roman Scotland. Britannia, 47. pp. 266-271. ISSN 1753-5352

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A silver belt-fitting from Cramond in the shape of a ring-pommel sword is linked to a class of beneficiarius equipment typical of Germania Superior. It is argued that this represents troop movements connected with the Severan campaigns.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Cramond; Roman military equipment; military belt-fitting; ring-pommel; silver; Germania Superior; beneficiarius
Subjects: C Auxiliary Sciences of History > CB History of civilization
C Auxiliary Sciences of History > CC Archaeology
D History General and Old World > DA Great Britain
N Fine Arts > NK Decorative arts Applied arts Decoration and ornament
U Military Science > U Military Science (General)
Theme: Material culture: creation and use
Department: Scottish History and Archaeology (from 2012)
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Depositing User: Ross Anderson
Date Deposited: 08 Feb 2017 12:22
Last Modified: 08 Feb 2017 12:22

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