Beautifully preserved roman face padlock. Oval form bronze lock box with hinged plate in the form of a face. The innerplate that holds the keyhole is missing.
An interesting rare variety of this padlock is the chain type loop in the rear. For more information on this type of lock see the wonderful book: Romano-Celtic Mask Puzzle Padlocks by Jerry Slocum and Dic Sonneveld
Lock Size: 26 x 40mm
Open length : 140mm