Lot 227: Roman Hare-and-Hounds Plate Brooch
December 6, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: 2nd century AD. A plate brooch with symmetrically placed scenes of a dog chasing a hare along either side of a median baseline; hinged pin and catch to the reverse. 7.89 grams, 36mm (1 1/2"). From an important London collection, acquired in the 1990s.
Condition Report: Fine condition.