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pilgrim badge

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1984,0505.1

  • Description

    Pilgrim-badge; lead alloy; mould-made; pin at back; St Thomas Becket returning from exile.

  • Culture/period

  • Production place

  • Findspot

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 93 millimetres
    • Width: 76.9 millimetres
    • Depth: 3.8 millimetres
  • Location

    On display: G40/dc13/sB

  • Exhibition history

    Exhibited:
    2011 23 June-9 Oct, London, BM, 'Treasures of Heaven'
    2005-2006 25 Jul-13 Jan, Norwich Castle Museum & Art Gallery, Buried Treasure: Finding Our Past
    2005 12 Feb-26 Jun, Newcastle, Hancock Museum, Buried Treasure: Finding Our Past
    2004-2005 1 Oct-15 Jan, Manchester Museum, Buried Treasure: Finding Our Past
    2004 30 Apr-21 Sep, Cardiff, National Museums & Galleries of Wales, Buried Treasure: Finding Our Past
    2003-2004 21 Nov-14 Mar, London, BM, Buried Treasure: Finding Our Past
    1990 Sep 24-Oct 31, Canterbury City Council Museums Art Galleries & Monuments, Thomas Becket

  • Subjects

  • Associated names

  • Associated places

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1984

  • Department

    Britain, Europe and Prehistory

  • Registration number

    1984,0505.1

Pilgrim-badge; lead alloy; mould-made; pin at back; mounted bishop, St Thomas?, cross and mitre.

Pilgrim-badge; lead alloy; mould-made; pin at back; mounted bishop, St Thomas?, cross and mitre.

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