A silver buckle attachment
Lot 199
A Roman silver buckle attachment
Sold for £4,000 (US$ 6,638) inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
A Roman silver buckle attachment
Circa 1st-2nd Century A.D.
The openwork design comprised of a scrolling foliate pattern, with a hinge joint and central fastening prong, 2¾in (7cm) and 1¾in (4.4cm) long, mounted

Footnotes

  • Provenance:
    American private collection.
    Klejman Colllection, New York, acquired in London the 1960s.

    Literature:
    For a similar open work design of the same period, cf. R. Hattatt, Ancient brooches and other artefacts, Oxford, 1989, part II, figs.31-35.
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