Romans were fastidious about hygiene (NB the baths) and removal of all body hair was part of the grooming process. These bronze tweezers, 2” long, were used for that purpose.  A recent exhibition at Wroxeter in Shropshire, England features over 50 pairs of such tweezers along with other artifacts. A CNN article on the exhibition, illustrating tweezers such as this and their use, is available at With a certificate of authenticity.

Stock Number: C1061


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