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Clay "piggy bank"

The clay piggy bank with a slit for coins is a unique find.

It is not known who used the piggy bank. Coins were usually kept in leather pouches worn on the body, or saved in chests.

Clay piggy bank, Roman coins in Landschaftsmuseum Seligenstadt
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1 Clay piggy bank, Roman coins in Landschaftsmuseum Seligenstadt © Landschaftsmuseum Seligenstadt

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