London, South Kensington
28 April 2004
A ROMAN GOLD DIADEM
CIRCA 1ST-2ND CENTURY A.D.
Composed of three-pointed foil leaves with perforations, mounted, 10½ in. (26.5 cm.) long approx.; and another similar, composed of ten larger leaves, folded to emphasize their fluted shape, leaves 2½ in. (6.4 cm.) long max. (2)
Acquired from a German private collection, 1969.
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