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LOT 0550

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Gothic Silver Bar-Headed Bow Brooch

Chernyakhov Culture, 5th century AD

A silver bow brooch comprising a D-shaped headplate with concentric granulated bands, three-row spring with granulated knops, shallow bow with D-shaped ledges and granule detailing, tongue-shaped footplate with applied filigree scroll and ropework borders; catchplate to the reverse. 69.2 grams, 84mm (3 1/4"). Fine condition.

Provenance
Property of a European collector; formerly in an old European collection formed in the 1980s.

Literature
Cf. Beck, H. et al. Fibel und Fibeltracht, Berlin, 2000, fig. 99(13).


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

Viewing from noon Monday 27th May 2019
Champagne Reception: 6pm - 9pm

Tuesday 28th May 2019 (Day 1)
10am : Lots 1 - 660

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The Court House
363 Main Road
Harwich, CO12 4DN

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