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    Sale 12239

    Antiquities

    6 July 2016, London, King Street

  • Lot 104

    TWO ROMAN SILVER BRACELETS

    CIRCA 2ND CENTURY A.D.

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    TWO ROMAN SILVER BRACELETS
    CIRCA 2ND CENTURY A.D.
    Each with square-section hoop, solid, tapering to a flat strip, the overlapping ends further narrowing to plain wires forming a tight spiral then coiling back on the hoop on either side, the exterior of the hoop of the larger with incised crescent and stippling, the exterior of the hoop of the smaller with incised crescent and dotted triangular decoration
    Larger: 3 7/8 in. (9.8 cm.) diam.; smaller: 3 ¾ in. (9.5 cm.) diam.


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    Provenance

    Cotton collection, Hampshire, England, until 1979.
    London art market.