Catalog number: SBR577
Your Price: 420.00 €
Gold Roman Phallic Pendant, crafted on the basis of an artefact discovered in Rome (2nd-3rd century CE). These pendants were widespread in the whole Roman Empire with the largest collection found in the Roman settlement Camulodunum (now in England). It is a fairly universal amulet protecting the wearer against evil forces and bestowing him or her with stregth and virility. Phallic pendants were frequently worn by Roman legionaries as well as children.