Corpus of early Anglo-Saxon great square-headed brooches
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Published by Clarendon Press in Oxford .
Written in English


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Statementcompiled by E Thurlow Leeds.
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi,138p. :
Number of Pages138
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20299939M

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  Buy A New Corpus of Anglo-Saxon Great Square-headed Brooches by John Hines from Waterstones today! Click and Collect from your local Waterstones Pages: A Corpus of Early Anglo-Saxon Great Square-Headed Brooches. Compiled by E. Thurlow Leeds. - Oxford - At the Clarendon Press. " by 6"; (xiii) pp. Appendixes: a shield-boss stud from Barrington B, Cambs, grave ; analyses of the alloys of Anglo-Saxon great square-headed brooches. Series Title: Reports of the Research Committee of the Society of Antiquaries of London, no. Anglo-Saxon This brooch displays the Anglo-Saxon preference for lavish decoration, with a particular emphasis on fantastic animal forms. Dividing the foot is a strip of niello (a black substance containing silver, copper, lead, and sulphur) terminating in an animal’s head, and above the foot is a pair of stylized animal heads with gaping jaws.

  A New Corpus of Anglo-Saxon Great Square-Headed Brooches, Society of Antiquaries of London Research Report Series Larsen, B. ‘SEM-identification and documentation of tool marks and surface textures on the Gundestrup Cauldron’ in Recent Advances in the Conservation and Analysis of Artefacts (ed. J., Black), – , LondonCited by: 1. British Museum - Great square-headed brooch - Early Anglo-Saxon, early 6th century AD From Gr Chessell Down, Isle of Wight This fine silver-gilt and niello brooch is perhaps the most beautiful of all surviving great square-headed brooches38 pins.   The hoard, one of the most important finds of metal work and coins of the Christian Saxon period, was discovered in by tin-workers in a streamwork, 17 feet under the surface of the ground, at Trewhiddle, St. Austell, by: Hines, J., A new corpus of Anglo-Saxon great square-headed brooches Woodbridge: Boydell for the Society of Antiquaries of London. Hirst, S. and Rahtz, P., ‘Hatton Rock ’ Transactions of the Birmingham and Warwicksire Archaeological Soci

A New Corpus of Anglo-Saxon Great Square-Headed Brooches by John Hines, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. Buy A New Corpus of Anglo-Saxon Great Square-Headed Brooches (Reports of the Research Committee of the Society of Antiquaries of London) First Edition by Hines, John (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible : John Hines. Anglo-Saxon brooches are a large group of decorative brooches found in England from the fifth to the eleventh centuries. In the early Anglo-Saxon era, there were two main categories of brooch: the long (bow) brooch and the circular long brooch category includes cruciform, square-headed, radiate-headed, and small-long brooch brooches. The long brooches went out of fashion by the end. The Late Saxon Brooch: Cultural Identity and Artistic Expression in Late Saxon England Introduction The brooch represents the most iconic form of Anglo-Saxon jewellery. A great deal of study has been devoted to the brooches of the 5th to 7th centuries found in furnished ‘pagan’ graves, but the corpus of material from the Late Saxon periodFile Size: KB.