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bossed penannular brooch

  • Object type

  • Museum number


  • Description

    Silver bossed penannular brooch. Fragmentary, parts a-e.

  • Culture/period

  • Findspot

  • Materials

  • Dimensions

    • Length: 70.48 millimetres (a)
    • Width: 23.75 millimetres (a)
    • Weight: 25.88 grammes (a)
    • Length: 30.77 millimetres (b)
    • Width: 24.17 millimetres (b)
    • Depth: 10.45 millimetres (b; inc. boss)
    • Weight: 13.68 grammes (b)
    • Length: 23.98 millimetres (c)
    • Width: 23.95 millimetres (c)
    • Depth: 8.59 millimetres (c; inc. boss)
    • Weight: 8.3 grammes (c)
    • Length: 17.71 millimetres (d)
    • Width: 10.97 millimetres (d)
    • Depth: 1.91 millimetres (d)
    • Weight: 2.5 grammes (d)
    • Length: 45.94 millimetres (e)
    • Width: 35.95 millimetres (e)
    • Depth: 10.44 millimetres (e; inc. boss)
    • Weight: 30.48 grammes (e)
  • Location

    Not on display

  • Exhibition history


    2014-2015 Jul-Jan, Berlin, Museum für Vor- und Frühgeschichte, Vikings

  • Acquisition date


  • Department

    Britain, Europe and Prehistory

  • Registration number


Silver brooch.

Group of Objects

Silver brooch.

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