Lot 179: Roman Shield-Shaped Earrings
December 6, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: 1st-3rd century AD. A matched pair of silver earrings each a wire hoop, domed discoid plaque with beaded wire rim and granule ornament, cluster of hollow spheres to suspended wire. 9.41 grams total, 49mm average (2"). Property of a gentleman; acquired in the late 1960s-early 1970s. 
Condition Report: Fine condition.