Image library

Take a look through our free downloadable image library below. It's packed with images of artefacts, graphics and photographs for you to use in your learning projects.

Coin - Domitianus

Coin - Domitianus

Image topic(s)
  • Roman Empire
  • Roman objects
Part of a hoard found at Chalgrove, Oxfordshire. Domitianus was emperor for about 1 week in AD 271 but still found it imperative to mint coins.
Altar dedicated to Jupiter

Altar dedicated to Jupiter

Image topic(s)
  • Ancient religions
Altar dedicated to Jupiter. The inscription reads ‘To Jupiter, the best and greatest, the first cohort of Spaniards, commanded by Caius Caballus Priscus, tribune (erected this)’.
Roman tombstone for Vacia

Vacia's tombstone

Image topic(s)
  • Ancient religions
The inscription reads 'To the shades [of the departed] Vacia, and infant aged three years’
Roman Cavalry man's tombstone

Cavalry man tombstone

Image topic(s)
  • Ancient religions
  • Hadrian's Cavalry
  • World Heritage, conflicts and peace
Shows a victorious cavalryman defeating a British warrior, a familiar image denoting the subjugation of the Barbarians by the might of Rome.
Roman balance scales

Balance scales

Image topic(s)
  • Roman objects
Gladiator weight

Balance scale gladiator weight

Image topic(s)
  • Roman objects
Roman weight for balance scales in the shape of the bust of a gladiator.

Dragonesque brooch

Image topic(s)
  • Roman objects
An example of British design and craftsmanship.
Carving of a local god

Carving of a local god

Image topic(s)
  • Ancient religions
Crosby Garrett helmet

Crosby Garrett helmet

Image topic(s)
  • Roman Empire
Roman parade helmet found in Crosby Garrett, Cumbria.

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