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Offline Mayadigger

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ID for Brooch, Please
« on: August 13, 2021, 02:33:18 pm »
Ave!

Copper alloy; 42mm/6.8gm

I cannot recall the era.
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Re: ID for Brooch, Please
« Reply #1 on: August 13, 2021, 05:04:32 pm »

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Re: ID for Brooch, Please
« Reply #2 on: August 13, 2021, 05:22:21 pm »
Ave!

Thanks Joe!

Any particular date?

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Re: ID for Brooch, Please
« Reply #3 on: August 22, 2021, 01:06:31 am »
13th century, central Europe. It's one of the most popular types for reenactment of the time. There are almost no images of real pieces on the internet.

Sources:
https://www.zobodat.at/pdf/Fuehrer_2016_0122-0123.pdf (in German, two pages on a hoard found in Austria)
https://www.replik-shop.de/product_info.php?language=en&products_id=724&XTCsid=267vlaade8emv13hfdju65vov0 (replica, shop link)

I am not sure whether your picture shows an ancient piece. Some details of the patina look strange to me.

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Re: ID for Brooch, Please
« Reply #4 on: August 23, 2021, 12:35:37 pm »
Ave n0x!

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The brooch is 100% authentic.

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