Roman Bronze Enamelled Hare Brooch

Item Description

C. 2nd century AD
A flat bronze enamelled brooch of a hare with long ears and a downward sloping tail. The hare was a very common animal to be shown on Romano-British brooches.
Although the enamel has bubbled it is intact and complete with original pin.
Ref: Similar examples in Ancient Brooches & Other Artefacts by Hattatt, page 362.
33mm length



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