Brooch card

Courtesy of National Museums Liverpool, World Museum

Brooch

56.28.426

Currently not on display

Information

Sanguisuga (leech) type fibula with incised decoration. on the large bow. Alternating incised plain and transverse bands of herringbone pattern, set off with lateral rows of stamped concentric circles. Surface damaged, traces of deep, transverse borders at both ends of bow. Core material in place, preserves bow only.