Roman Bronze Brooch: Horseman

An ancient Romano-British bronze brooch or fibula, a cloak pin, in the form of a horseman with green and blue glass inlay.

Roman Britain.
Ca. 2nd - 4th century AD.
Length: 1 1/8 in. (3 cm).
cf.: A Visual Catalogue of Richard Hattatt's Ancient Brooches, Oxbow Books, 1989, pg. 359 fig. 160
Formerly in the collection of Lord McAlpine of Westgreen, England, 1990 or earlier.
Inv#: 6020
Guaranteed Authentic


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