Dragon-Shaped Brooch

Celtic or Roman

On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 301

With sinuous, asymmetrical designs and swirling arrangements of commas, circles, and fan shapes, this brooch conveys the pervasiveness of a Celtic aesthetic in the Empire's western provinces in the first centuries A.D.

Dragon-Shaped Brooch, Copper alloy with champlevé enamel, Celtic or Roman

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