Lot 214: Roman Enamelled Military Sandal Brooch
December 6, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: 2nd century AD. A bronze sandal-shaped plate brooch with hinged pin and catch to the reverse, enamelled panel with sockets for gold studs. Cf. Hattatt, R. Brooches of Antiquity, Oxford, 1987, item 1140. 6.34 grams, 41mm (1 3/4"). Property of a European collector; acquired Europe, 1980s-1990s. [No Reserve]
Condition Report: Very fine condition.