Reproduction Equal-Armed Brooch

A reproduction of an equal-armed brooch found in Nottinghamshire

A reproduction of an equal-armed brooch in the Borre style found in Nottinghamshire. This style of brooch is known from Birka in Sweden, suggesting trade contacts or individuals from Birka arriving in the East Midlands.

Object Type

Brooch

Date

900 — 1000

Style

Ascribed Culture

Original/Reproduction

Reproduction

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

Made by Adam Parsons of Blueaxe Reproductions

References

Portable Antiquities Scheme

Portable Antiquities Scheme