Anglo-Saxon 'S-Punched' Annular Brooch Pair 027669

Anglo-Saxon 'S-Punched' Annular Brooch Pair 027669
Anglo-Saxon 'S-Punched' Annular Brooch Pair
Copper-alloy, 21.04 grams total, 47.13-47.22 mm. 6th century AD. A matched pair of annular brooches. Each brooch features a defined constriction where the pin was coiled around the plaque and the obverse is ornamented with a series of S-shaped punchmarks. One brooch bears a ferrous stain where the iron pin rested on the plaque. Reference: MacGregor, A. & Bolick, E. A Summary Catalogue of the Anglo-Saxon Collections (Non-Ferrous Metals), Oxford, 1993 items 10.39, 40. Fine uncleaned 'as found' condition. Provenance: found Suffolk, UK.

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