Silver disc-brooch

Title

Silver disc-brooch

Subject

Archaeology

Description

AN00103760_001_l. Silver disc brooch with concentric zones of decoration on gold plate (secured with 4 rivets); central cabochon garnet; white paste; cloisonné garnets; glass & white paste settings & filigree; niello & silver borders. Anglo-Saxon runes inscribed on the back. All these images are © Trustees of the British Museum. These free low-resolution images are covered also under the British Museum's Terms and Conditions (http://www.britishmuseum.org/about_this_site/terms_of_use/free_image_service.aspx). The full image collection is available at: http://www.britishmuseum.org/research/search_the_collection_database.aspx where you can also order high resolution copies.

Creator

British Museum

Date

6th-7th century

Files

Silver disc-brooch
AN00103759_001_l.jpg

Citation

British Museum, “Silver disc-brooch,” Woruldhord, accessed April 15, 2021, http://poppy.nsms.ox.ac.uk/woruldhord/items/show/601.

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