Belt Plate, Hinged, Domed with Sunburst, c. 1st Cent
Copper alloy; 85mm x 80mm x 7mm (dome) / 63.1gm
Con/ Missing one hinge loop, otherwise, As Fabricated. Six attachment holes, sharply engraved, with a beautiful and original deep olive green patina. The stainless steel pin through the hinges is modern to keep them from being crushed, and can be easily removed.
Ref/ Vindonissa Catalog, Table 36, with central boss #'s 927-931
Seller's Note/ Very rare and rarely presented to the public at large, this large and beautiful belt plate is perfect for discerning collectors. Museum quality!