Lot 235: Roman Openwork Disc Brooch
December 6, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: 2nd-3rd century AD. A bronze discoid plate brooch with openwork stem and tendrils motif; hinged pin and catch to the reverse. Cf. Hattatt, R. Ancient Brooches and Other Artefacts, Oxford, 1989, item 1622. 8.73 grams, 31mm (1 1/4"). From an important London collection, acquired in the 1990s.
Condition Report: Very fine condition.