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This is an ancient Roman cruciform plate brooch, dating to the 2nd century AD. The brooch is decorated with enamel. Sadly missing the original pin, but otherwise an excellent example in good excavated condition.
DATE: c. 2nd century AD
MATERIAL: Bronze and enamel
SIZE: 42mm x 42mm x 15mm
WEIGHT: 16.65 grams
PROVENANCE: Ex. private collection, London.