|R24||Two Roman bronze phallic amulets||£200|
Two bronze phallic amulets with suspension loops.
Phallic amulets were worn as protective talismans to ward off the evil eye, they were logically also associated with fertility.
Roman, 3rd or 4th Century AD
Intact as shown
Size: 4.7 & 3 cms long
Ex. collection: Mr and Mrs Broukal, UK; acquired before 1956, thence by descent.