A Roman lead element in the form of a scorpion, c. 1st - 3rd Century AD, fashioned from a sheet of lead with eight legs represented by two per side with shortened tail and claws; three holes down the center, largest at tail likely for suspension. 2.8 x 4 cm. Nice grey-brown patina. Ex Peter Cheremisinoff collection, NJ.
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