Two plates of linked scale armour - 933.25.1_1

933.25.1_1

Two plates of linked scale armour

Medium:Iron or steel plates with iron or steel link
Geography: Excavated at Dura-Europos, Syria
Date: early 3rd Century
Period: Roman Imperial period
Dimensions:
9.0 x 8.1 cm, 25.6 g
Object number: 933.25.1
On view
Gallery Location:Sir Christopher Ondaatje South Asian Gallery - Wirth Gallery of the Middle East Temporary Exhibition Space
Object History: From the Yale University Excavations in the Sixth Season of work, October 1932 to March 1933, obtained by exchange. Records indicate the finds are "perhaps" from Tower 19. Carried a Yale University number "Y5". Acquired by the ROM in 1933 through exchange.
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