Square Mammen Style Brooch

A copper-alloy Mammen style Brooch

This small brooch features a bird depicted in the Mammen style. This style of brooch appears to have been produced in the Danelaw but only a few examples are known.

Object Type

Brooch

Date

circa 950 — 1000

Style

Ascribed Culture

Original/Reproduction

Original

Material

Collection

Viking Objects

Current Location

Private Ownership

Keywords

brooch, copper_alloy, Danelaw, Mammen

Further information

You can see the original at Private Ownership.

This object is related to Linwood, Lincolnshire.
Find out about Linwood, Lincolnshire.

Acknowledgements

(c) Leicestershire County Council, CC BY-SA 4.0

References

Portable Antiquities Scheme