Lot 1673: Roman Pecked Balista Shot
December 8, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: 1st-3rd century AD. A balista made from limestone, suitable for use with a catapult type siege weapon. 591 grams, 77mm (3"). Property of a London businessman, from his grandfather's collection formed after World War II; thence by descent 1972. [No Reserve]
Condition Report: Fair condition.