Lot 92: Roman Enamelled Hippocampus Brooch
December 6, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: 2nd century AD. A large bronze plate brooch of an advancing hippocampus with extended forelimbs, small wing and comb; enamel panel to the body, tail and eye; pin and catch to the reverse. 13 grams, 50mm (2"). Ex Hayward collection, 1970s.
Condition Report: Fine condition.