Dalya Alberge

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Feb 19

Rare Roman boxing gloves found near Hadrian’s Wall

Leather bands dating from AD120 are thought to be only known surviving examplesRoman boxing gloves have been discovered near Hadrian’s Wall, thought to be the only known surviving examples, even though the sport was well- documented on Roman wall paint…

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