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Bronze Roman Seal box
Bronze seal box with image of lion, jug above, wreath below, ( horse head to right?)

Attached to packages or letters that are tied with strings. The strings pass into the box which is then filled with wax, to protect against tampering.

Bronze

26mm x 21mm x 7mm.

3mm diameter holes

5.56g

2-3rd Century?

Pannonia

Ex-Ancient Treasures
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okidoki  [Feb 12, 2015 at 08:52 PM]
wow make me Jealous
Molinari  [Feb 12, 2015 at 08:56 PM]
Nice one!
quadrans  [Feb 13, 2015 at 12:16 PM]
Ahh.. Yes ! nice one..
Enodia  [Feb 13, 2015 at 05:19 PM]
a cool item, but i'm thinking it's a lion rather than a horse. to me the crouching pose looks more like a cat about to pounce.