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LOT 1559

Estimate
GBP (£) 200 - 300
EUR (€) 220 - 340
USD ($) 220 - 330

Price
£162 (EUR 182; USD 176) (+bp*)

ANGLO-SAXON DISC BROOCH PAIR
5TH-7TH CENTURY A.D.
1 3/8 in. (28 grams total, 37 mm each).

A matching pair of bronze disc brooches, each composed of a discoid plate decorated with a chip carved outer circle and quincunx of dot-in-ring motifs; pin lugs and catch plate to reverse. [2]

PROVENANCE:
Found near Ixworth, Norfolk, UK, 1970s.
Ex UK collection.
Property of a Portsmouth, UK gentleman.
Accompanied by an old descriptive dealer label.

CONDITION