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Lot 136*
A Roman gold and hardstone amuletic bracelet
2 October 2014, 10:30 BST
London, New Bond Street

Sold for £6,000 inc. premium

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A Roman gold and hardstone amuletic bracelet
Eastern Empire, circa 1st-3rd Century A.D.
The gold bracelet in the form of a bangle, oval in section, each end wound spirally along the hoop, with seven amulets or beads, including an amber bead, a carnelian phallic pendant with gold mount, a spherical banded onyx bead, a pointed agate pendant suspended from a gold loop, an amber bead with drilled detail, a rock crystal pendant with gold mount, and a haematite pendant, 2¾in (7cm) diam


Nina Borowski Collection, Switzerland and France, acquired in the mid-1980s.

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