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Lot 0054
A Gallo-Roman bronze brooch in the form of a hare, c. 2nd Century AD, with traces of silvering and two central recessed areas for enamel, also in the form of hares. An attractive type with nice olive green patina. L: 2.5 cm. Old collection number on backside, custom stand. Ex collection of Lord Alastair McAlpine, Baron McAlpine of West Green, and former advisor to Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher.


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Gallo-Roman bronze brooch in form of hare

Estimate $400 - $500Nov 6, 2016