- Museum number
- Object: Glenlyon Brooch
Glenlyon Brooch; silver-gilt; set with crystals, amethysts and pearls; reverse inscribed with names of the Three Magi.
- Production date
Diameter: 220 millimetres
Depth: 54 millimetres
- Curator's comments
- Hugh Cheape, The Material culture of charms and amulets, in Fantastical Imaginations, ed. Lizanne Henderson, Edinburgh 2009, p. 79.
- Not on display
- Exhibition history
2015 15 May - 20 Aug, Perth, Perth Museum and Art Gallery, The Glenlyon and Breadalbane Brooches.
2006-2007 23 Sept-7 Jan, Sheffield, Millennium Galleries, 'Art at the Rockface'
2006 22 May-3 Sept, Norwich Castle Museum and Art Gallery, 'Art at the Rockface'
2002 28 Jun-2003 5 Jan, USA, Chicago, Field Museum of Natural History, Pearls
2001 13 Oct-2002 14 Apr, USA, New York, American Museum of Natural History, Pearls
1995-1996 25 Oct-21 Jan, Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire County Museum, We Three Kings
- Acquisition date
- Britain, Europe and Prehistory
- Registration number