A collection of ancient Roman bronze rings, together with a Roman carnelian intaglio, together with four bronze attachments, 8
Lot 220
A Romano-British bronze enamelled brooch and seven other silver and bronze items, 8
£1,000 - 1,200
US$ 1,700 - 2,000
Auction Details
Lot Details
A Romano-British bronze enamelled brooch
Circa 2nd-3rd Century A.D.
The bow with mould geometric decoration, inlaid with two stripes of white and yellow enamel, 3¼in (8cm) long; and seven other silver and bronze items, including three Roman bronze rings with engravings, two Roman bronze zoomorphic fibulae, a Roman silver and carnelian intaglio ring, circa 1st-4th Century A.D., and a later gilt bronze zoomorphic protome, 20mm-35mm long (8)

Footnotes

  • Provenance:
    The fibula: found by the owner in Hertfordshire circa 1989.
    The rest: English private collection, acquired circa 1985.
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  1. Claudio Corsi
    Specialist - Antiquities
    Bonhams
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    London, W1S 1SR
    United Kingdom
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