Bracelet with ram heads - ROM2018_16192_11


Bracelet with ram heads

Date: about 3rd century AD
Period: Roman Imperial period
Diameter: 5.8 cm
Object number: 952X185.21
Not on view
DescriptionThe hollow ram's head terminals have collars made from three bands of filigree wire. Their horns, fleece and other anatomical details were fashioned by repousse and chasing. Three thick spirally twisted wires form the hoop.  The hinge joining the terminals has a pin with a turned end that passes through three loops attached to the animals' mouths. 
Roman World
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