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Sir John Evans's Collections of Artefacts


Iron Age Brooch

Country of Origin: Italy

Description: Cooper alloy disc brooch with a bow made up of thin discs threaded onto a wire.

Dimensions: 14.3cm length x 7cm width

Object Period: Iron Age

Provenance: Terni, Italy

Museum Accession No.: AN1927.1903

Aquisition History: Found in 1887. Acquired by Sir John Evans and presented to the Ashmolean by Sir Arthur Evans in 1927.

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