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view 2009cc5557 jpg s Unknown Yeroulanou, Aimilia,<u>Diatrita: gold pierced-work jewellery from the third to seventh... MET 0700-12-31 0600-01-01 600-700 (made) A pair of crescent-shaped gold earrings, the pierced-work decoration depicting two stylised... Height: 5.5 cm, Width: 4 cm Medieval and Renaissance, room 8 These crescent shaped earrings are executed in openwork technique, the background has been... 85876 2014-08-30T01:11:40.000Z 2014-08-30T01:11:40.000Z Medieval and Renaissance, room 8, case 13 gold Gold, pierced M.6&A-1970 m61970 O111110 Earring 1 A pair of crescent-shaped gold earrings, the outer border formed by a thin strip soldered... 2009CC5557 Byzantine Empire Earrings such as these were not just precious jewels. They also made a statement about the faith... 3 VA earring-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z soldering, piercing 700 600 view
view 2007bm3751 jpg s Unknown Avent, Richard, <u>Anglo-Saxon garnet inlaid disc and composite brooches</u>. BAR British Series... MET 0700-12-31 0600-01-01 600-700 (made) A disc brooch decorated with garnet, gold and shell. Kent, seventh century A.D. Diameter: 7.6 cm, Depth: 1.8 cm, Weight: 0.1 kg Medieval and Renaissance, room 8 A disc brooch such as this, with the pin fittings on the reverse, is used to hold textiles... This brooch was found in Milton North Field, Abingdon, Oxfordshire, probably in 1832. It was kept... 85878 BROOCH Gold and silver with enamel and garnet inlay, on a backing of copper and... 2014-08-30T01:11:41.000Z 2014-08-30T01:11:41.000Z 51.19915 Medieval and Renaissance, room 8, case 13 0.74265 Silver, bronze, gold, shell, garnet Silver, bronze, gold, garnet, shell M.109-1939 m1091939 O111113 Disc brooch 1 A disc brooch consisting of a silver back plate, the reverse with pin and hook fittings. The... Kent 2007BM3751 The Milton Jewel is one of the finest examples of Anglo-Saxon brooches of the period, with a... 3 VA the-milton-brooch-disc-brooch-unknown 2013-11-08T00:00:00.000Z filigree The Milton Brooch 700 600 view
view 2007bm3753 jpg s Unknown Avent, Richard, <u>Anglo-Saxon garnet inlaid disc and composite brooches</u>. BAR British Series... MET 0700-12-31 0600-01-01 600-700 (made) A filigree disc brooch consisting of a silver-gilt back plate with a gold front plate. The... Diameter: 1.875 in, Depth: 1.5 cm, Weight: 0.02 kg Medieval and Renaissance, room 8 A brooch is an elaborate form of safety pin. In this case, the pin is hidden on the back of a... Transferred from the BM in 1939. It was originally purchased by the BM at a sale in... 87024 BROOCH Silver set with gold filigree and garnet and lapis inlay Jutish; 6th century From Faversham 2014-08-30T01:17:05.000Z 2014-08-30T01:17:05.000Z 51.19915 Medieval and Renaissance, room 8, case 13 0.74265 Filigree, gold and silver-gilt, inlaid garnet slips and blue glass paste M.110-1939 m1101939 O112577 Brooch 1 A filigree disc brooch consisting of a silver-gilt back plate with a gold front plate. The... Kent 2007BM3753 The ornate and colourful decoration on this brooch consists of cloisons (cells) inlaid with... 3 VA brooch-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 700 600 view
view 2008bu7170 jpg s Unknown Mossbrugger-Leu, Rudolf, <u>Die Schweiz zur Merowingerzeit</u>. Die archäologische... MET 0700-12-31 0600-01-01 600-700 (made) Merovingian belt buckle with a tongue-shaped plate with silver and brass wire inlay, made in... Height: 7.4 cm, Width: 17.9 cm, Weight: 0.26 kg Medieval and Renaissance, room 8 Buckles such as this were popular in large parts of early medieval north-western Europe. Similar... Bought for 2<i>l</i> in 1858 87105 2014-08-30T01:17:29.000Z 2014-08-30T01:17:29.000Z 46.712448 Medieval and Renaissance, room 8, case 13 1.71832 brass (alloy), Silver, iron Forged iron inlaid with silver and possibly brass 4510-1858 45101858 O112685 Belt buckle 1 Belt buckle of iron, damascened with interlaced ornamentation in gold and silver. The buckle... France 2008BU7170 A splendid buckle like this would have been a costly item that not everyone could have afforded.... 3 VA belt-buckle-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z inlay (process), forging (metal forming) 700 600 view
view 2008bu7230 jpg s Unknown <u>Die Franken : Wegbereiter Europas : vor 1500 Jahren, König Chlodwig und seine Erben</u>.... MET 0550-12-31 0500-01-01 500-550 (made) Bow brooch Height: 10.4 cm, Width: 5.1 cm, Depth: 1.8 cm Medieval and Renaissance, room 8 Bow brooches are named after the arch or bow in their middle. They are dress fasteners which were... 87108 BROOCH Silver gilt, with niello, set with garnets Frankish; 6th century From Herpes, Charente 2014-08-30T01:17:30.000Z 2014-08-30T01:17:30.000Z 46.712448 Medieval and Renaissance, room 8, case 13 1.71832 garnet Parcel gilt and garnet M.114-1939 m1141939 O112687 Bow brooch 1 Parcel gilt bow brooch with niello and garnet inaly and chip-carved decoration, Frankish. France 2008BU7230 Beautiful and costly bow brooches such as this, were worn in pairs by women who could afford... 3 VA bow-brooch-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z niello 550 500 view
view 2008bt1986 jpg s Unknown D.Quast, Merowingerzeitliche Fischfibeln.Die Kunde N.F.41/42, 1990/1991, pp.493ff. Dalton.... MET 0600-12-31 0500-01-01 500-600 (made) Brooch, gold, originally set with garnets, fish shaped, France, 6th century AD. Height: 1.5 cm, Width: 4.4 cm, Depth: 0.8 cm Medieval and Renaissance, room 8 Though not as numerous as circular brooches, several zoomorphic Frankish brooches with... Purchased as part of the Castellani Collection by the British Museum in 1872: BM object number... 90904 BROOCH Gold set with garnets Frankish; 6th century 2014-08-30T01:34:37.000Z 2014-08-30T01:34:37.000Z 46.712448 Medieval and Renaissance, room 8, case 13 1.71832 gold, garnets Gold set with garnet M.120-1939 m1201939 O117303 Brooch 1 Brooch, gold in the form of a fish. Originally set with garnets, all are now missing except for... France 2008BT1986 Though not as numerous as circular brooches, several zoomorphic Frankish brooches with colourful... 3 VA brooch-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z stone setting 600 500 view
view 2009cc5562 jpg s Unknown 'Salting Bequest (A. 70 to A. 1029-1910) / Murray Bequest (A. 1030 to A. 1096-1910)'. In: <u>List... SCP Bequeathed by Mr George Salting 0118-12-31 0118-01-01 118 AD (made) Coin, aureus of Hadrian, gold, head of the Emperor Hadrian, Roman, ca. 118 AD Diameter: 1.9 cm, Weight: 7.14 g Medieval and Renaissance, room 8 Roman coins acted as a vehicle for the quick and wide-reaching spread of propagandic images of... On the obverse of the coin is a relief profile of the Emperor Hadrian, who ruled over the Roman... 91884 2014-08-30T01:39:23.000Z 2014-08-30T01:39:23.000Z 41.903111 Medieval and Renaissance, room 8, case 13 12.49576 'HADIANVS AVGVSTVS' HADRIAN AUGUSTUS 'COS III' gold Gold A.681-1910 a6811910 O118597 Coin 1 Gold coin. Obverse: Inscription. Head of Hadrian, laureate, border of dots. Reverse:... Rome 2009CC5562 On the obverse of the coin is a relief profile of the Emperor Hadrian, who ruled over the Roman... 3 VA aureus-of-hadrian-coin-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z Aureus of Hadrian 118 118 view
view 2008bu3689 jpg s Unknown 'Salting Bequest (A. 70 to A. 1029-1910) / Murray Bequest (A. 1030 to A. 1096-1910)'. In: <u>List... SCP Bequeathed by Mr George Salting 0221-12-31 0221-01-01 221 AD (made) Coin (aureus), gold, of the Emperor Elagabalus (reigned 218-222) / the Syrian sun god El-Gabal... Diameter: 2.15 cm, Weight: 6.35 g Medieval and Renaissance, room 8 Roman coins were used both as money and to spread the image of the Roman Emperor and his family... This coin shows the Roman Emperor Elagabalus, whose short reign lasted from 218-222 AD. On the... 92199 2014-08-30T01:41:12.000Z 2014-08-30T01:41:12.000Z 41.903111 Medieval and Renaissance, room 8, case 13 12.49576 'IMP. ANTONINVS PIVS AVG.' 'PM TR P IIII COS II P P' gold Gold A.695-1910 a6951910 O119150 Coin 1 Gold coin. On the obverse: Inscription. Head of Elagabalus to right, laureate, border of dots.... Rome 2008BU3689 This coin shows the Roman Emperor Elagabalus, whose short reign lasted from 218-222 AD. On the... 3 VA aureus-of-elagabalus-coin-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z struck Aureus of Elagabalus 221 221 view
view 2008bu3692 jpg s Unknown 'Salting Bequest (A. 70 to A. 1029-1910) / Murray Bequest (A. 1030 to A. 1096-1910)'. In: <u>List... SCP 1981-12-31 1981-01-01 81 AD (made) Coin, aureus of Domitian, gold, Emperor Domitian and his wife Domitia, Roman, 81 AD Diameter: 1.90 cm, Weight: 7.71 g Medieval and Renaissance, room 8 On one side of this Roman coin is the Emperor Flavius Domitianus, also known as Domitian.... From the Salting bequest. 92236 2014-08-30T01:41:22.000Z 2014-08-30T01:41:22.000Z 32.311141 Medieval and Renaissance, room 8, case 13 -83.309642 'IMP CAES DOMITIANVS AVG P M' 'DOMITIA AVGVSTA IMP . DOMIT' gold Gold A.679-1910 a6791910 O119019 Coin 1 Obverse: Inscription. Head of Domitian laureate. Border of dots. Reverse: Inscription. Head of... Roman Empire 2008BU3692 This is an ancient Roman coin, an aureus of Domitian. On one side is the Emperor Flavius... 3 VA aureus-of-domitian-coin-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z striking (metal-working) Aureus of Domitian 1981 1981 view
view 2008bu3690 jpg s Unknown 'Salting Bequest (A. 70 to A. 1029-1910) / Murray Bequest (A. 1030 to A. 1096-1910)'. In: <u>List... SCP Bequeathed by Mr George Salting 0169-12-31 0164-01-01 164-169 AD (made) Coin, gold, of Lucilla, Empress of Rome (died ca. 183), Roman, struck ca. 164-169 AD Diameter: 2.03 cm, Weight: 7.27 g Medieval and Renaissance, room 8 Annia Aurelia Galeria Lucilla was the second daughter of the Roman Emperor Marcus Aurelius and... From the Salting bequest. 92262 2014-08-30T01:41:29.000Z 2014-08-30T01:41:29.000Z 41.903111 Medieval and Renaissance, room 8, case 13 12.49576 'LVCILLAE AVG. ANTONINI AVG. F' Reverse: VENVS 'V E NVS' gold Gold A.691-1910 a6911910 O119054 Coin 1 Gold coin. On the obverse: Inscription. Head of Lucilla to right. On the reverse: Inscription.... Rome 2008BU3690 The obverse of this coin shows Annia Aurelia Galeria Lucilla, the second daughter of the Roman... 3 VA aureus-of-lucius-verus-coin-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z struck Aureus of Lucius Verus 169 164 view
view 2006bc5542 jpg s Unknown Paul Williamson, ed. 'The Medieval Treasury: The Art of the Middle Ages in the Victoria and... CER 0400-12-31 0200-01-01 200-400 (made) 'Gold glass' medallion with a portrait of a late Roman man with short hair and short neat beard,... Diameter: 4.4 cm, Depth: 0.5 cm Medieval and Renaissance, room 8 Gold-glass medallions are usually circular but vary a little in size. Some were made simply as... The South Kensington Museum (now V&A) purchased this medallion from the collection of John Webb... 92751 2014-08-30T01:43:41.000Z 2014-08-30T01:43:41.000Z 41.903111 Medieval and Renaissance, room 8, case 13 12.49576 Gold leaf applied to dark blue glass then finely scratched and stippled with a needle point and protected with a fused layer of colourless glass. Small area of paint. 1052-1868 10521868 O119621 Medallion 1 Small medallion of gold sandwich glass encorporating a portrait bust of a late Roman man with... Rome 2006BC5542 The Romans perfected a technique for making gold 'sandwich' pendants and bowls, in which the... 3 VA medallion-unknown 2014-01-06T00:00:00.000Z 400 200 view
view 2008bt1996 jpg s Unknown Jessup, R. <u>Anglo-Saxon Jewellery</u> (Shire Publications, 1974) pp 80-81 Oman, Charles,... MET 0900-12-31 0800-01-01 800-900 (made) Gold ring, with broad stirrup-shaped hoop, the shoulders ornamented with filigree and granulation... Height: 3.3 cm, Width: 2.6 cm, Depth: 0.7 cm Medieval and Renaissance, room 8 Other than having been found in the moat, this ring has no known connection to Meaux Abbey, which... Found in the moat at Meaux Abbey, near Beverley in the East Riding of Yorkshire in about... 94691 2014-08-30T01:52:40.000Z 2014-08-30T01:52:40.000Z 52.883289 Medieval and Renaissance, room 8, case 13 -1.97685 gold Gold, granulation, filigree M.277-1920 m2771920 O122080 Ring 1 Gold ring, with broad stirrup-shaped hoop, the shoulders ornamented with filigree and granulation... England 2008BT1996 In contrast to the rich garnet-set jewellery of the earlier Anglo-Saxon period, finger rings of... 3 VA ring-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z filigree, granulation 900 800 view
view 2008bt1827 jpg s Unknown Webster & Backhouse <u>The Making Of England :Anglo-Saxon Art And Culture</u> London, British... MET 0850-12-31 0775-01-01 775-850 (made) Silver gilt ring, the oval bezel with a dragon medallion flanked by four monster heads, Anglo... Height: 2.1 cm, Width: 2.1 cm, Depth: 3.1 cm Medieval and Renaissance, room 8 The filigree adorned and inlaid gold jewellery of the seventh century was largely replaced in the... Found in the Thames at Chelsea in 1856. ex Waterton Collection. Referred to as "The Chelsea Ring"... 94704 2014-08-30T01:52:42.000Z 2014-08-30T01:52:42.000Z 52.883289 Medieval and Renaissance, room 8, case 13 -1.97685 Silver, gold Silver and silver gilt, engraved 628-1871 6281871 O122093 Ring 1 Silver gilt ring. The oval bezel has a central roundel engraved with a speckled blunt-faced... England 2008BT1827 The inlaid gold and filigree jewellery of the seventh century was largely replaced in the early... 3 VA ring-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z engraving (incising), gilding 850 775 view
view 2009by8426 jpg s Unknown Bowman, A. K. Egypt after the Pharaohs 332 BC-AD 642: from Alexander to the Arab conquest... MET Given by Henry Wallis 0700-12-31 0400-01-01 400-700 (made) Cross, carved horn, 5th to 7th century, Egypt Height: 2.2 cm, Width: 1.1 cm, Depth: 0.4 cm Medieval and Renaissance, room 8 Many small crosses have been found in early Christian burial sites in Syria, Palestine, Egypt... Excavated from a cemetery north west of Hlahun near Al Fayyum, middle Egypt. Given to the museum... 100167 2014-08-30T02:20:56.000Z 2014-08-30T02:20:56.000Z 26.69636 Medieval and Renaissance, room 8, case 13 30.246469 horn Carved horn 604-1890 6041890 O128146 Cross 1 Cross, horn; incised with lines, it has a loop for suspension. Egypt 2009BY8426 Excavated from a cemetery north west of Hlahun near Al Fayyum, middle Egypt. Crosses such this, continued a well established tradition of amulet wearing popular within the... 3 VA cross-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z carving 700 400 view
view 2008bt1822 jpg s Unknown MET Given by Prof. W. M. Flinders Petrie 0700-12-31 0400-01-01 400-700 (made) A coroded bronze amulet in the form of a cross within a crescent Height: 2.2 cm, Width: 1.7 cm, Depth: 0.3 cm Medieval and Renaissance, room 8 This cross enclosed in the form of a moon is worked only on the front; the back is flat. It once... Excavated from a cemetery to the north-west of Hlahun, near Al Fayyum middle Egypt. Given to the... 102032 2014-08-30T02:27:29.000Z 2014-08-30T02:27:29.000Z 26.69636 Medieval and Renaissance, room 8, case 13 30.246469 lead Cast lead 598-1890 5981890 O130511 Cross 1 A coroded lead amulet in the form of a cross within a crescent. Egypt 2008BT1822 Excavated from a cemetery to the north-west of Hlahun, near Al Fayyum, Middle Egypt. This pendant was excavated from a cemetery to the north-west of Hlahun, near Al Fayyum middle... 3 VA cross-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z casting 700 400 view
view 2009by8424 jpg s Unknown MET Given By Mr Henry Wallis 0700-12-31 0600-01-01 600-700 (made) Wood, Egypt, 7th century Height: 3.7 cm, Width: 2.2 cm, Depth: 0.6 cm Medieval and Renaissance, room 8 Following the establishment of Christianity in the countries surrounding the eastern... Excavated from a cemetery to the north-west of Hlahun near Al Fayyum, Middle egypt. Given to the... 102484 2014-08-30T02:28:38.000Z 2014-08-30T02:28:38.000Z 26.69636 Medieval and Renaissance, room 8, case 13 30.246469 wood Carved wood 605-1890 6051890 O131032 Cross 1 Cross. Wood, now black, the object is flat with incised lines and circles. A hole is pierced... Egypt 2009BY8424 From a cemetery to the north-west of Hlahun, near Al Fayyum, Middle Egypt. Excavated from a cemetery to the north-west of Hlahun near Al Fayyum, Middle Egypt. Following the... 3 VA cross-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z carving 700 600 view
view 2008bt1823 jpg s Unknown MET Given by Henry Wallis 0700-12-31 0600-01-01 600-700 (made) Cast lead, Egypt, ca.7th century Height: 3.4 cm, Width: 2.2 cm, Depth: 0.3 cm Medieval and Renaissance, room 8 Many small crosses have been found in early Christian burial sites in Syria, Palestine and Egypt... Excavated from a cemetery to the north-west of Hlahun near Al Fayyum middle Egypt. Given to the... 102495 2014-08-30T02:28:40.000Z 2014-08-30T02:28:40.000Z 26.69636 Medieval and Renaissance, room 8, case 13 30.246469 lead Lead 600-1890 6001890 O131043 Cross 1 Cross, lead; the ends of the arms decorated with circles. It formerly had a loop for suspension... Egypt 2008BT1823 Excavated from a cemetery to the north-west of Hlahun near Al Fayyum, middle Egypt. Excavated from a cemetery to the north-west of Hlahun near Al Fayyum middle Egypt. Many small... 3 VA cross-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z casting 700 600 view
view 2008bt1825 jpg s Unknown MET Given By Mr Henry Wallis 0700-12-31 0600-01-01 600-700 (made) Cross, lead, 7th century, Egyptian Height: 4 cm, Width: 2.8 cm, Depth: 0.5 cm Medieval and Renaissance, room 8 Many small crosses have been found in early Christian burial sites in Syria, Palestine, Egypt... Excavated from a cemetery to the north-west of Hlahun near Al Fayyum, middle Egypt. Given to the... 102496 2014-08-30T02:28:40.000Z 2014-08-30T02:28:40.000Z 26.69636 Medieval and Renaissance, room 8, case 13 30.246469 lead Lead 601-1890 6011890 O131044 Cross 1 Cross, lead; flat, with ornamented arms and an impressed circular pattern. It has a loop for... Egypt 2008BT1825 Excavated from a cemetery to the north-west of Hlahun near Al Fayyum, middle Egypt. Excavated from a cemetery to the north-west of Hlahun near Al Fayyum, middle Egypt. Many small... 3 VA cross-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 700 600 view
view 2008bt1867 jpg s Unknown Pitarakis, B. <u>Les Croix-Reliquaires Pectorales Byzantines En Bronze</u> (Paris 2006) MET 1200-12-31 1000-01-01 1000-1200 (made) Cross, Gold enriched with filigree work, Byzantine Empire, 1000-1200 Height: 7.4 cm, Width: 4.4 cm, Depth: 0.9 cm Medieval and Renaissance, room 8 Acquired in Asia minor, received from Mr L. Blumenreich 102561 2014-08-30T02:28:49.000Z 2014-08-30T02:28:49.000Z Medieval and Renaissance, room 8, case 13 gold, emeralds Gold enriched with filigree work M.386-1911 m3861911 O131123 Cross 1 Gold enriched cross with filigree work and set with eight cabochon emeralds; the links have... 2008BT1867 Byzantine Empire. Possibly Constantinople ? This was a pectoral cross, worn around the neck as an amulet to protect against illness and... 3 VA cross-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z gold filigree, stone setting 1200 1000 view
view CER Metal-in-glass and amber beads, Egypt Medieval and Renaissance, room 8 RF no. 2010/146 1113067 2014-08-31T19:56:25.000Z 2014-08-31T19:56:25.000Z 26.69636 Medieval and Renaissance, room 8, case 13 30.246469 Glass, metal, amber [] LOAN:BM.1068-2009 loanbm10682009 O1260626 Glass 1 metal-in-glass and amber beads Egypt 1 VA glass 2013-08-16T00:00:00.000Z view