Roman iron shears

Roman iron shears
3 0 c m
40cm
actual image size: 28cm x 22cm

Full image caption

Iron shears of plain wide arch. Shears were called forfex by the Romans and were used regularly for cutting hair before a medical procedure was undertaken.

Image Details

Date
 
43 AD - 410 AD
Image Number
 
002907

© Museum of London

buy a print

Select print type
 
Select size
 
How many prints?
 
£25.00
 

buy a framed print

buy a canvas

buy a framed canvas