Roman bronze bow fibula, anchor type with onion knob finial, a bird on the bow, leading to the head in the shape of an anchor with two phallic terminals. Rare type.
Length: 53,4 mm
Width: 45,7 mm
Good solid condition, dark green patina, complete with pin, spring and catchplate. Signs of wear consistent with age and use. See images.
Shipping: registered and insured parcel.
Certificate of Authenticity available upon request (pdf-format).
Purchased by the current owner at a Dutch collectors Fair in 2020, prior in collection of M.v.S.
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- Ancient Roman
- Military Phallic Anchor Fibula
- Century/ Timeframe
- 1st - 4th century AD
- Good Condition, See Photo