It is made in the loop-in-loop (plaited) design, similar to those found in the Thetford Treasure (in the British Museum). The chain is very well made, still flexible and of a great looking (high carat) gold. A good piece of the Roman goldsmith's art to wear and treasure! 4th - 5th century A. Formerly part of a European private collection.This ring is unconditionally guaranteed to be an ancient original and to date from the period described. A certificate of authenticity will be supplied on request. The item "4th 5th century A. Ancient Roman Thetford Type Gold Chain Necklace Section" is in sale since Monday, October 14, 2019. This item is in the category "Antiques\Antiquities\Roman". The seller is "wear-the-past" and is located in Bath. This item can be shipped worldwide.