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brooch

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    AF.2711

  • Description

    Brooch; silver; octagonal; sides alternately ridged and flat; on flat surfaces an inscription on hatched ground.

  • Culture/period

  • Date

    • 14thC
  • Production place

  • Findspot

  • Materials

  • Dimensions

    • Diameter: 3.9 centimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Script

        Lombardic
      • Inscription Position

        flat surfaces
      • Inscription Language

        Latin
      • Inscription Content

        IH ES US NA SE RR ENE
  • Bibliography

    • Tait 1976 369b bibliographic details
    • Tait 1986a 516 bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display

  • Exhibition history

    Exhibited:

    1980 15 Mar-28 Sep, Italy, Florence, Instituto e Museo di Storia della Scienza, Florence and Medicean Tuscany

  • Associated names

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1897

  • Department

    Britain, Europe and Prehistory

  • Registration number

    AF.2711


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