Brooch card

Courtesy of National Museums Liverpool, World Museum

Brooch

M6214

Currently not on display

Information

Silver-gilt circular brooch, decorated with an equal-armed cross of ungilded silver. Each arm has three rows of nielloed triangles. The ciircular cell at the centre contains a flat cut garnet. The space between the arms is filled with chip-carved contour lines. The brooch is encircled with a hatched ridge inside a low rim. On the back the coil and the pin of the normal attachment are missing, the catchplate is broken.