Roman Finds Group Films

Our collection of Roman Finds Group films is now online. We'll be adding more to the collection in the coming year, as well as links and additional information about the objects featured. Click on the links below to watch the films.

The Roman Finds Group is very grateful to have worked with the Centre for Interdisciplinary Artefact Studies at Newcastle University on this first set of films. We have completed a second set of ten with the assistance of Museum of London Archaeology, which will be available shortly.

Introduction to Roman finds

Why study small finds

Domestic Life

Dining and tableware: Metal table vessels

Food preparation: Cauldrons

Food preparation: Querns

Furniture and Fittings

Personal Life

Entertainment: Board games

Personal hygiene: Wooden combs

Personal ornament: Beads

Personal ornament: Dress

Working Life

General introduction

Jet and shale working

Woodworking and building iron tools

Latest News

RFG 30th Anniversary Meeting 20th and 21st October 2017 at Salisbury Museum

This year the Roman Finds Group is 30 years old. To celebrate, we’ve organised our 2017 Autumn Meeting in Salisbury, where there will be a special reception.... Read More »

The metallurgy of our portable heritage

The metallurgy of our portable heritage study day is being held on Saturday the 17th June, 2017 at the Institute of Archaeology, University College London... Read More »