Roman crank handle, Augusta Raurica, Switzerland. Pic 02



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Deutsch: Antike römische Kurbel aus Augusta Raurica (Schweiz). Das insgesamt 82,5 cm lange Eisenstück besitzt einen 15 cm langen Handgriff und stammt von vor dem Jahr 250 n. Chr. Die genaue Funktion ist noch unbekannt.[1] Derzeitiger Aufbewahrungsort: Museum Augusta Raurica, Inv.-Nr. 1962.7849
English: Ancient Roman iron crank from Augusta Raurica, Switzerland. The 82.5 cm long piece with a 15 cm long handle is of yet unknown purpose and dates to no later than ca. 250 AD.[1] Current location: Museum Augusta Raurica, Inv.-No. 1962.7849
Español: Antigua manivela de hierro romana procedente de Augusta Raurica, Suiza. Se desconoce todavía la utilidad de esta pieza de 82,5 cm de largo, con un mango de 15 cm de longitud y que está fechada con anterioridad al 250 d. C.[1] Lugar de depósito: Museo de Augusta Raurica, Nº Inventario 1962.7849
Français : Manivelle romaine de Augusta Raurica (Suisse)
Date 15 December 2009(2009-12-15)
Source Museum Augusta Raurica
Author Beat Rütti, Susanne Schenker
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  1. ? a b c Rudolf Laur-Belart: "Führer durch Augusta Raurica", 5. Ausgabe, Augst 1988, S. 51–52, 56, Abb. 42


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