Ancient Roman Bronze Hare Brooch

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Object Description

A fine Ancient Roman cast bronze brooch modelled in the shape of a hare. The animal is depicted in a dynamic pose, with an arched back and bent legs striding forward. Detailing to the eye and body are rendered with fine carvings. The piece is mounted on a custom-made stand. Green patination remains on the surface.

Date: Circa 1st-3rd Century AD

Object History

Provenance: From the Brookie family collection. Preston, Lancashire, bought in the 1990’s from ADA London gallery.

Object Condition

Good condition

Object Details

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  • dimensions
    W:4 x H:3.2 centimeters

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By appointment only.

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The Gallery
Trent Park Equestrian Centre
Eastpole Farm House, Bramley Road
Oakwood, N14 4UW, United Kingdom

St James's Ancient Art
10 Charles II Street, Ground Floor
St James
London
SW1Y 4AA

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