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Roman key rings, courtesy of the Roman-Germanic Museum, Cologne, Germany, photo taken by Elissa Ernst.

Examples of Roman keys. Key Handle in the Form of a Horse’s Head. Courtesy of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York: A selection of keys at the Roman fort.

Date: 1st–3rd century  Culture: Roman  Medium: Copper alloy  Dimensions: Overall: 2 3/4 x 1 1/8 x 1 9/16 in. (7 x 2.9 x 3.9 cm)  Classification: Metalwork-Copper alloy  Credit Line: Rogers Fund, 1910  Accession Number: 10.100.157

Date: century Culture: Roman Medium: Copper alloy Dimensions: Overall: 2 x 1 x 1 in. x x cm) Classification: Metalwork-Copper alloy Credit Line: Rogers Fund, 1910 Accession Number:

Ancient Roman Keys 1st-3rd century

The metal mechanism from a Roman wooden cabinet or door, moved by only the correct key in ancient times. 43 mm long and perfectly preserved with olive-green patina, earthen deposits.

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