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579. **SOLD** Wonderful Roman gold and bronze hair pin

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This is a fine Roman bronze hair pin with a gold amphora shaped top; above which is a purple carnelian; though it might possibly be a purple glass terminal.
The bronze metal is very good and the entire piece is intact.
These are mentioned in Ruseva-Slokoska as being found in both European and Near East contexts from the 1st to the 3rd century. This one was found in Eastern Europe.
111mm long.
1st-3rd century.
Price: sold GBP

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