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Roman, later Imperial Period, ca. 4th to 5th century CE. A handsome cast bronze patera, a rare find as the handle and bowl

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Group of 5 Roman Bronze Medical Implements

Lot 0022A Details

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Ancient Rome, ca. 2nd century CE. Interesting lot of five different medical instruments all crafted from solid bronze and with interesting patinas - particularly the tweezers whose bluer patina indicates a high presence of tin in the copper alloy. The other items are a scalpel and several probes. Size: 4-1/2" to 6-1/4" in length (11.5 to 16 cm).

Provenance: Ex-private UK collection.

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#115381
Condition
All intact with lovely patina.
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Group of 5 Roman Bronze Medical Implements

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$900
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$1,200
Jun 02, 2016
Starting Price
$500
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0022A: Group of 5 Roman Bronze Medical Implements

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$500
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$900
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$1,200
Starting Price
$500
Exceptional Antiquities | Ethnographic Art
Thu, Jun 02, 2016 11:00 AM
Buyer's Premium 22.5%

Lot 0022A Details

Description
...
Ancient Rome, ca. 2nd century CE. Interesting lot of five different medical instruments all crafted from solid bronze and with interesting patinas - particularly the tweezers whose bluer patina indicates a high presence of tin in the copper alloy. The other items are a scalpel and several probes. Size: 4-1/2" to 6-1/4" in length (11.5 to 16 cm).

Provenance: Ex-private UK collection.

This item will be shipping from the UK. If your shipping address is within Europe, please be advised that your purchase may be subject to VAT.

All items legal to buy/sell under U.S. Statute covering cultural patrimony Code 2600, CHAPTER 14, and are guaranteed to be as described or your money back.

A Certificate of Authenticity will accompany all winning bids.

We ship worldwide and handle all shipping in-house for your convenience.

#115381
Condition
...
All intact with lovely patina.

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