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Historica, Coins, banknotes and Antiquities. WEBCAST AND POSTAGE ONLY SALE Surcharge 3%.(#203) 06/05/2020 10:30 AM GMT+1 CLOSED!

Lot 25 of 597: Early Anglo-Saxon Stylised Face Mount. A detachable side knop from a florid cruciform brooch dating c. 525-575. The knop is broadly rectangular in plan, its front face depicting a heavily stylised chip-carved anthropomorphic mask in Salin's style 1, with curved brows, bulbous pellet edges and an apparent moustache all visible. The remnants of gilding appear to be visible in the recesses, though this has almost entirely worn away. On the reverse face of the object, two adjacent loops (one at each

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Lot closed - Winning bid:£30
Estimate: £30 - £40

Historica, Coins, banknotes and Antiquities. WEBCAST AND POSTAGE ONLY SALE Surcharge 3%.(#203)  06/05/2020 10:30 AM GMT+1  CLOSED!