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Roman lady's hair pins


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1208 x 1536

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Two hair pins carved out of animal bone. This was a good example of Roman recycling. Roman ladies would go to a lot of trouble to look attractive and had collections of make up and perfume, kept in small bottles. A selection of these can be seen at Chelmsford Museum.

3rd Dec 2008

History, PSHE

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Key Stage 2

Roman, hair pin, bone, make up, perfume

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