Brooch card

Courtesy of National Museums Liverpool, World Museum

Brooch

M7348

Currently not on display

Information

Bronze D-headed brooch. Small knobs at the lower edges of headplate, larger at the top. On its surface the decoration is of two concentric grooves enclosing rudimentary spiral decoration. The bow is short and nearly flat. The lozenge-shaped footplate has a round lobe at the base and is surrounded by two grooves, the top sides have a design of down-biting animal heads. At the back there is a single pierced lug with remains of iron spiral coil, and a simple catchplate with remains of iron pin. The decoration is of chip and curved type.