Lot 226: Roman Rabbit Brooch
December 6, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: 2nd century AD. A bronze plate brooch of a rabbit with enamelled cells to the flank and eye, hinged pin and catch to the reverse. Cf. Hattatt, R. Ancient Brooches and Other Artefacts, Oxford, 1989, item 1633. 8.52 grams, 44mm (1 3/4"). Property of a London, UK collector; acquired London market, 1990s. [No Reserve]
Condition Report: Fine condition.