40. ROMAN NAIL CLEANER

A copper-alloy nail cleaner, pierced to attach to a ring loop or chatelaine. 3rd or 4th century AD.

Roman toilet sets were common objects often carried for personal grooming. Usually fixed upon a keyring-like loop, they would include tweezers, an ear-scoop and nail cleaner.



Condition: Good.

Dimensions: 5cm

Provenance: Ex. private collection, UK; acquired at UK auction.

£30.00

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