ROMAN SERPENT BROOCH
Description of Object:
Thought to be a serpent brooch, highly decorative on both sides with the same design
An unusual design and the only example of this type found in Middlewich so far. More research needs to be done about where this was made.
Date of Object:
Dated to late Roman
Collector B L Vawdrey does not state where this object 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 at Kinderton Hall.
3cm in length, 2cm width
Held in a private collection belonging to Peter Moore-Dutton of Tushingham