Iron Age Celtic - Roman Bronze Bead
This is a nice Iron Age to Roman copper-alloy bead, dating to c. 100 B.C. - 200 A.D. This example is a cast biconvex sub-spherical bead, with opposed everted collars around its stringing hole at either end. Similar examples recorded SOM-370A52, WAW-0348B1, and NMS-C36251. This example is intact with a patchy patina.
CULTURE: Iron Age - Roman
DATE: c. 100 B.C. - 200 A.D.
SIZE: 14mm x 13mm
WEIGHT: 4.3 grams
PROVENANCE: Ex. Private collection, Norfolk.