Brooch card

Courtesy of National Museums Liverpool, World Museum

Brooch

56.28.915

Currently not on display

Information

Sanguisuga (leech) type fibula with transverse bands. Highly arched bow, long catch, deeply grooved bands of decoration on the bow. Over the centre of bow is a broad, smooth, raised band, with narrow, convex band superimposed over its centre; on either side, a single set of deep, zigzag grooves. Missing only pin, part of spring and top of catch.