ANCIENT ROMAN SHELL PENDANT NECKLACE C.100-400 AD
Silvered bronze. Over 3/4” height. Large domed form, the back hollowed. Romans were very dependent on the sea and used sea motifs, real and mythical extensively in their art and decor. Professionally refurbished with the silver overlay restored, on a polished leather neck cord for contemporary wear. Gift boxed with certification of authenticity.