This ring-headed pin was uncovered in a cremation burial which was generally unfurnished and containing little evidence. This type of pin was fairly common throughout the Viking Age and was used to hold a cloak around one’s body.
- circa 700 — 1100
- Viking Objects
- Derby Museum and Art Gallery
- burial mound, cemetery, copper_alloy, cremation, Derby_Museums, Derbyshire, jewellery, pin
You can see the original at Derby Museum and Art Gallery.
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