Saxon Bronze Caterpillar Brooch
C. 5th-6th century AD
A bronze caterpillar brooch with incised chevrons to the oval end plates.
Pin missing otherwise good detail with a nice green patina and some light earthy surface deposits.
Ref: Anceint Brooches & Other Artefacts by Hattatt, page 380.
Provenance: Cambridge collection sold at a provincial auction.
Size: 39mm length
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