Seller: leesleep (10,318) 98.4%, Location: Colchester, Ships to: Worldwide, Item: 361823831836 Condition: EXCELLENT, Material: Gold, Details: STUNNING ANCIENT ROMAN GOLD MILITARY PHALERA, INSIGNIA Rome, ca. 2nd century CE. Solid 18-22K+ gold award medal / military insignia featuring the profile bust of an emperor. Worn on a tunic, a phalera was part of a set for a Roman officer's dress armour. Such phalera were awarded a bit like medals for valor and bravery in battle. Officers had them attached to their armour to show off their prowess. Size: 1.2" diameter (3 cm), weighing 2.4 grams. DATES: 2ND CENTURY AD SIZE: 1.2 CM X 3 CMWEIGHT : 2.4 GRAMS Check out my other items!