Roundel showing a mounted falconer

Date Created: 25 January 2018

Author: Unknown

Source: Peter Barry Devers

Owner: Peter Barry Devers

Location: USA

  • USA
  • Unidentified Bird of Prey
  • Artwork
  • Miscellaneous
  • Photo
  • 1st - 4th Centuries AC
  • 5th - 9th Centuries AC
  • Hunting
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Comments from Peter Barry Devers - Here is a similar roundel I have showing a mounted falconer. It has been dated to the first millenium AD, but the exact age is unknown.It is smaller, at a diameter of 2 inches, than the one written about. I plan to bring it to the Met to compare with theirs one day.

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