Roman “snake heads” ring

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Object type: Ampulla
Period: Anglo-Saxon
Primary material: Bronze
Date found: 22/12/2019
Location: Wiltshire


Due to the amount of distortion it is not entirely certain but the bezel appears to be formed from two opposing snake heads. Snake rings are reasonably common finds from the early Roman period. Now going through the Treasure process.