Brooch card

Courtesy of National Museums Liverpool, World Museum



Currently not on display


Navicella fibula. Broad, navicella bow, elongated catch and decorated with transverse grooves imitating bindings around ends of the bow. Central groove like a spine, and three transverse bands of fine lines cut by deep zigzag grooves. There is a small prong of fused bronze on the center, inner surface of the bow. Preserves most of bow, broken at both ends.