Seller: fn7 (11,081) 100%, Location: Hot Springs, Montana, Ships to: US, Europe, CA, JP, AU, Item: 381846226681 Condition: Beautiful Artifact, Material: Bronze, Original/Reproduction: Original, Original or Reproduction: Original, Type: Brooch, Culture: Roman, Details: This auction is for a beautiful authentic ancient Roman bronze plate brooch dated 0-300 AD (more than 1700 years old). This brooch has a diamond shaped lozenge design green & black enamel and beautiful green patina. It has a chipped edge and is missing its pin. It is in good condition. Measures 23mm in length. Found in Europe. This piece can be compared to a similar piece shown in Benet's "Artifacts of England and the United Kingdom", shown in picture 4. Ancient soldiers would bury their valuable treasures before a big battle hoping to return later. The items they didn't bury were often lost on the battlefield. Unfortunately many soldiers were slaughtered, but they left behind many treasures for modern man to find. All my artifacts are ancient as described, and guaranteed authentic. Ask all questions before bidding. S/H will be FREE WORLDWIDE. All international packages are shipped with insurance. Payment is due within 15 days of auction end. I accept PAYPAL, ask about other payment options. Payment must clear before item will be shipped. E-mail me with questions. Happy bidding. Don't forget to check out my other auctions for more great deals on Ancient Jewelry.