First-second century AD. 2 ½” diameter, bronze, with broadly rounded section edge. The back with four loops for fastening. Known as concealed-loop disc phalerae. See https://www.forumancientcoins.com/numiswiki/view.asp?key=Horse%20harness, first three images for virtually identical examples in inferior condition to this. Used to secure the straps of chariot horses.
Stock Number: UC9979

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