VIKING PROTECTIVE BROOCH, 9th-10th CENTURY
VIKING PROTECTIVE BROOCH, 9th-10th CENTURY
VIKING PROTECTIVE BROOCH, 9th-10th CENTURY
VIKING PROTECTIVE BROOCH, 9th-10th CENTURY

VIKING PROTECTIVE BROOCH, 9th-10th CENTURY

FNS7922

Regular price $140.00 Sale

Gilt bronze 7/8” diameter. Cast by the lost wax process. Rounded section capable of resisting a sword cut. Worn in numbers, these formed a type of scale armor doubling as decorative elements as shown on current public television. See multiple images for a brooch with sword cut. Professionally refurbished with the gold overlay restored.