About this object

  • ID:

    1773

  • Production date:

    Roman

  • Location:

    On Display: Museum of London: Roman London

  • A small iron trident, possibly carried by a "Retiarius" (net fighter) in gladiatorial combats. A 'Retiarius' was lightly armed with a trident, dagger and net. This object it probably too small to have been used in combat.

  • Measurements

    L 295 mm; W 70 mm

  • Materials

    iron

  • Last Updated

    2016-04-20

FURTHER INFORMATION
  • NUMBER OF ITEMS

    1

  • STATUS

    permanent collection

  • COPYRIGHT HOLDER

    digital image copyright Museum of London

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