Oculist's stamp, Roman, c. 400BC-400AD.

Stone oculist's seal, Roman.
Blank stone oculist's stamp (or seal), with inscriptions of five sides, found in the bed of the river Moselle, France. Roman, c. 400BC-400AD. Oculist's were specialised eye doctors, who treated eye diseases such as cataracts.
 
Currently on display in:
The Science and Art of Medicine
Year made :
400BC-400AD
Inventory number :
A629428