Description of Object:
Copper or bronze twist bracelet (armillae)
Probably two copper pieces evenly twisted together, incomplete. Given the size it’s probably for an adult rather than a child.
Date of Object:
Date unknown, but similar ones tend to range from 2nd – 4th Century AD
Collector B L Vawdrey does not state where the bracelet was found but a large proportion of objects similar to this were known to have been found in Kinderton, Middlewich where he was once resident.
6.5 cm in diameter
Held in a private collection belonging to Peter Moore-Dutton of Tushingham