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ROMAN BROOCH

Cast copper alloy Roman Thealby Mine type Headstud variant brooch, bent almost double, probably deliberately done in antiquity. 2nd century. The tip is missing from the freely moving hinged pin. Copper alloy axis bar. The integrally cast chain loop on the top of the head is broken. The wings are rounded on the back, and flat and step-grooved on the front. The bow has a smooth rounded channel runni…