ROMAN BROOCH

Copper alloy Dragonesque brooch dating from the AD 75-175. The brooch is a very stylised example. The form has a simple flat 'S' shaped body with a widened middle section and simplified rectangular terminals to indicate the zoomorphic heads. The brooch is broken into 2 pieces; the main body section, and one terminal with the brooch pin intact. The pin is flattened at one end and wrapped around…