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Copper alloy oval brooch; single piece construction; nine applied knobs; cast masks and Gripping Beast limbs in lattice-work grid; antique repair; back has impressions of the textile used in the casting process; type as Rygh 647; Petersen D type.
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Length: 10 centimetres
- Curator's comments
- Comment from Kidd, Haith & Ager 'Summary Catalogue' (draft MS)
No 1 et Ryderspende paa Skulderen fundet paa Sunde i Vaage i en Stenhaug
Sunde, Vågå sn., Oppland, Norway; found in a cairn near Vågå Lake (COCKS A.H. 1891. Catalogue of the Scandinavian Exhibition of Antiquities and other objects collected by Alfred Heneage Cocks, on view at the Royal Archaeological Institute, June 1891, 2nd ed. London, cat. no. 59)
SMITH R.A. 1906. Notes on the Discovery at Ballyholme Proc Soc Ant 2nd series XXI Nov 1905 to June 1907, London, p. 76
- Not on display
- Antique repair.
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- Britain, Europe and Prehistory
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