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Brooch

Description

Gold-plated silver brooch with interlaced and birds' head ornamentation, from Rogart, Sutherland, 8th century

Museum reference

X.FC 2

Collection

Archaeology

Object name

Brooch

Date

8th century

Materials

Silver, Gold

Physical description

Silver; gold-plated; with interlaced ornamentation and birds' heads

Collection place(s)

Rogart, Sutherland, Scotland, EUROPE

Exhibitions

  • Celts (10 Mar 2016 - 25 Sep 2016)
    National Museum of Scotland

  • Celts: Art and Identity (24 Sep 2015 - 31 Jan 2016)
    British Museum

  • Credo - The Christianisation of Europe (26 Jul 2013 - 03 Nov 2013)
    Erzbischöfliches Diözesanmuseum

  • Fonn's Duthchas: Land and Legacy (13 Jan 2007 - 01 Dec 2007)
    Highland Museums, Inverness Museum and Art Gallery
    Kelvingrove Museum and Art Gallery
    National Museums of Scotland
    Museum nan Eilean

  • Aux marges de l'Europe, l'art des pays celtes et scandinaves ... (30 Sep 2008 - 12 Jan 2009)
    Musée de Cluny - Musée National du Moyan Age

On display

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