Brooch card

Courtesy of National Museums Liverpool, World Museum

Brooch

56.28.429

Currently not on display

Information

Sanguisuga (leech) type fibula with incised bands (plain, herringbone, circles) on the bow. Leech bow is solid cast, and preserves spring and very small portion of elongated catch. Most of surface damaged, heavily corroded, traces of deep, transverse border lines at both ends of bow.