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Historica, Coins, banknotes and Antiquities. WEBCAST AND POSTAGE ONLY SALE Surcharge 3%.(#203) 06/05/2020 10:30 AM GMT+1 CLOSED!

Lot 14 of 597: Roman, a complete copper-alloy phallic pendant or fascinus dating c. AD 43-410. The pendant takes the form of an erect, exaggerated phallus, demonstrating a bulbous head, curved shaft and rounded knops representing the testicles. At the base of the shaft is an integral, curving suspension loop. Size: 35mm.  Discussion: a number of these pendants have now been discovered in Britain. It is thought that they may have been worn as good luck charms by individuals associated with the Roman army, a h

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Lot closed - Winning bid:£60
Estimate: £20 - £30

Historica, Coins, banknotes and Antiquities. WEBCAST AND POSTAGE ONLY SALE Surcharge 3%.(#203)  06/05/2020 10:30 AM GMT+1  CLOSED!