26 - 27 October 2004
A ROMAN BONE FOLDING KNIFE HANDLE
2ND CENTURY A.D.
With figure of a lively pug-like dog emerging from a foliate capital, standing on extended plinth, with head turned to right side, wearing collar, remains of bronze in socket split
2 3/8 in. (6 cm.) long
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Animals, 1986, II, no. 161.
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