Scheibenfibel Detail

Disc Brooch

2nd century

The enamel technology, which was already used by the Celts, was revived again in Roman workshops and reached its heyday there. Enamel disc brooches of this size were only rarely found in free Germania, and this piece is still the only one of its kind in Main-Franconia.

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