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pilgrim badge

  • Object type

  • Museum number


  • Description

    Pilgrim-badge; lead alloy; pin at back; form of conjoined gloves, probably gloves of Becket.

  • Culture/period

  • Date

    • 400-1500 (circa)
  • Production place

  • Findspot

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 30 millimetres
    • Length: 25.7 millimetres
    • Weight: 3.39 grammes
  • Curator's comments

    Compare with 1921,0216.99

  • Location

    Not on display

  • Exhibition history

    2016 Oct – 2017 Feb, Spain, CaixaForum Madrid, Medieval Europe,
    2017 Mar – Jun, Spain, CaixaForum Barcelona, Medieval Europe,
    2017 Jul – Oct, Spain, CaixaForum Zaragoza, Medieval Europe.

    2015 - 2016 11 Dec- 10 Apr, Australia, Brisbane, Queensland Museum, Medieval Europe, power and legacy. 1990 Sep 24-Oct 31, Canterbury City Council Museums Art Galleries & Monuments, Thomas Becket

  • Associated names

  • Associated places

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date


  • Department

    Britain, Europe and Prehistory

  • Registration number



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