Fragment of an Equal-Armed Brooch

Central boss from an equal-armed brooch found at Harworth Bircotes, Nottinghamshire

A fragment of a Viking Age equal-armed brooch found at Harworth Bircotes, Nottinghamshire. This fragment is the boss of the brooch and resembles brooches found at Birka, Sweden.

Object Type

Brooch

Date

900 — 1000

Style

Ascribed Culture

Original/Reproduction

Original

Material

Collection

Viking Objects

Current Location

Private Ownership

Keywords

Birka, brooch, copper_alloy, gilded, Nottinghamshire, Portable_Antiquities_Scheme, Sweden, Viking

Further information

You can see the original at Private Ownership.

This object is related to Harworth, Nottinghamshire.
Find out about Harworth, Nottinghamshire.

Acknowledgements

(c) Portable Antiquities Scheme, CC BY-SA 4.0

References

Portable Antiquities Scheme