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LOT 0510

Estimate
GBP (£) 4,000 - 6,000
EUR (€) 4,420 - 6,620
USD ($) 4,880 - 7,330

Bid History: 5   |   Current bid: £700
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Viking Gilt Silver Bird Brooch with Mask

9th-10th century AD

A silver-gilt plate brooch of a bird with low-relief detailing, pellet eyes, pellets to the shoulders and gilt bands below, bearded mask to the centre of the back and trefoil to the tail; pin-lugs and catch to the reverse, pin removed in antiquity and two strip-twisted wire loops inserted. 22.4 grams, 72.8mm (2 3/4"). Very fine condition. Rare. [No Reserve]

Provenance
From a London W1, UK, collection; acquired on the German art market before 2000.


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Bid History: 5   |   Current bid: £700

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Auction Venue:
The May Fair Hotel London
Stratton Street
Mayfair London, W1J 8LT

Viewing from noon Monday 2nd September 2019
Champagne Reception: 6pm - 9pm

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The Court House
363 Main Road
Harwich, CO12 4DN


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