Gallery IV : Roman , Middle Ages and Post Medieval artefacts

Applique

Suspension loop from a sanctuary lamp - hanging incense burner
Bronze
Length : 11cm
Late 16th - early 17th century
Probably Germany - Nuremberg

Mounted on a contemporary iron stand
Total height : 21.5cm

 

 

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Corpus Christi

copper-alloy
Traces of gilding
Length : 73mm
14th century
France

 

 

Disc brooch

Anglo Saxon
With dots and triangle decoration
Copper-alloy
Diameter  : 36mm
6th - 9th century
England

 

Mount

With an image of Saint George slaying the dragon
Copper-alloy with traces of gilding
Diameter: 31mm
15th - 16th century
English

 

Jetton

Depicting Lion of Saint Mark
Jetton of Nuremberg by Hans Krauwinckel
Copper-alloy
Diameter 28mm
Second half 16th century
Found in North Suffolk - United Kingdom

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Knife handle decoration

Depicting Christ and Mary Magdalene
Engraved copper-alloy
15th century
Length 33mm
The Low Countries or German

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Christ

Part from reliquary cross - enkolpion
Copper-alloy
Length 80mm
Circa 9th - 12th century
Byzantine Empire
Found in Bulgaria

Buckle

Copper-alloy - enamel
Roman period
Height 88mm
Circa 1st - 2nd century AD
Spanish

Mount

IHC
Probably a Cross mount
Copper-alloy
14th - 15th century
Width 30mm
English
Found in Hertfordshire

Buckle plate

Visigothic period
Bronze
Lenght 52mm
Circa 6th - 7th century AD
Spanish

Buckle plate

Visigothic period
Copper-alloy
Lenght 57mm
Circa 6th - 7th century AD
Spanish

Pendant

Bronze
Viking period
Circa 11th - 12th century
Length 49mm
Latvia
Found nearby the city of Ventspils

Strap end

Zoomorphic - animal head
Copper-alloy with traces og gilding
11th - 12th century
Length 46cm
Found in Utrecht - the Netherlands

Stirrup mount

Depicting a howling beast
Copper-alloy
Viking period
Circa 11th century
Length 50mm
English

Disc brooch

Anglo Saxon period
Tinned copper-alloy
Diameter 37mm
5th - 6th century AD
English

Strap end

Bronze
Lenght 48mm
15th century
French

Buckle plate

Depicting a backward facing beast -lion
Copper-alloy with traces of gilding
12th - 13th century
Width 26mm - height 17mm
English

Strap end

Copper-alloy with silver inlay
Lenght 48mm
Circa 7th-9th century
England

Mount - applique

Jonah and the whale
Copper-alloy
Circa 13th century
Length 30mm
Germany

Strap end

Zoomorphic with animal head terminal
Viking period
Copper-alloy
Circa 10th-11th century AD
Length 54mm
England
Found Bishopthorpe - Yorkshire