Roman Mainz – Regional Museum


Steinhalle (Hall of Stones)

a collection of funerary monuments and other artefacts

Steinhalle (Hall of Stones)

Steinhalle (Hall of Stones) Steinhalle (Hall of Stones) Steinhalle (Hall of Stones), detail
Steinhalle (Hall of Stones), detail

Steinhalle (Hall of Stones), detail

Steinhalle (Hall of Stones), detail
Steinhalle (Hall of Stones), detail

Steinhalle (Hall of Stones), detail


Pottery & Glassware

Roman era pottery glassware early Celtic pottery
Roman era pottery glassware typical for Mainz, ca. 300 CE
glassware in Cologne
2002 exhibit in Augsburg
early Celtic pottery

19th Century Excavations– photos and artifact in the Regional Museum

excavation of Roman bridge, ca. 1880

branding iron for wood

branding iron for wood

excavation of Roman bridge across the Rhine circa 1880 branding iron for wood
branding iron for wood, explanation

Text translation:

“These two branding irons were found 1880/1883 at the columns of the Roman Rhein Bridge.They served as markers for the construction wood. The larger of the two stamps at left reads in mirror writing: LEGXIIANT (22nd Legion Antoniniana).”

For more on building bridges go to Smith's Dictionary of 1875 at Lacus Curtius


excavation of hypocaust, ca. 1885

excavation of hypocaust, ca. 1885


ROMAN MAINZ

ship finds and preservation, click here
ship finds and preservation
ship models, click here
ship models
other things to see at the Maritime Museum, click here
other things to see at the Maritime Museum
Roman Mainz outdoors, click here
outdoors
amphitheatre excavation, click here
digging

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