A Roman Horse And Rider Enamelled Cloak Brooch.
A Roman Horse And Rider Enamelled Cloak Brooch.

A Roman Horse And Rider Enamelled Cloak Brooch.

reference no SN6917

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Regular price £375.00 Sale

A very rare roman bronze enamelled horse and rider brooch. This item which dates to circa 2nd century AD,retains nearly all of its original enamel inlay. Its original fastening pin is now missing but the catchplate is still present. The pin being lost is likely to be how this item was lost in the roman period.This brooch shows excellent style to the rider face and horses head.These brooches are known to have belonged to horse cult with connections to the goddess epona.
Period style: Ancient Roman
Dimension: 3.3 CM in length.
Item location: In the Centre