Brooch card

Courtesy of National Museums Liverpool, World Museum

Brooch

56.28.420

Currently not on display

Information

Fibula of navicella shape with rather short, highly arched bow and elongated catch, with simulated bindings (grooves) around each end of bow, and a simple pattern of grooved lines imitating the veins of a leaf (also called spinapesce or ramicello). Preserves most of bow, spring.