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Irish Ring Brooch

Adoption Number: 1935A547.439

c.900 – 1000

The ring brooch was commonly used as a method of fastening clothing such as a cloak in the late first millennium AD. This example has typically stylised zoomorphic and interlaced ornament, with four sockets for enamel- decorated infill.

Suggested donation: £30.00

Irish Ring Brooch

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