Explore Worcester Museum, Anglo Saxon History, and more!

Explore related topics

Anglo Saxon Florid type V cruciform brooch from Upton Snodsbury dating from the 5th or 6th century.  Most brooches tended to be circular rather than cruciform, so this is a neat little find!

Anglo Saxon Florid type V cruciform brooch from Upton Snodsbury dating from the 5th or 6th century. Most brooches tended to be circular rather than cruciform, so this is a neat little find!

Anglo-Saxon Brooch from Filkins (AN1909.495)

Anglo-Saxon Brooch from Filkins (AN1909.495)

Anglo-Saxon copper alloy cruciform brooch, Lincolnshire, UK

Anglo-Saxon copper alloy cruciform brooch, Lincolnshire, UK

Saxon Cruciform Brooch

Saxon Cruciform Brooch

Anglo-Saxon 'florid' cruciform brooch pinned from an auction website, now in a private collection. Gilded and silvered copper-alloy, with its right-hand head-plate knob missing. Allegedly found at Saxthorpe in Norfolk. 6th century AD.

Anglo-Saxon 'florid' cruciform brooch pinned from an auction website, now in a private collection. Gilded and silvered copper-alloy, with its right-hand head-plate knob missing. Allegedly found at Saxthorpe in Norfolk. 6th century AD.

Anglo-Saxon 'florid' cruciform brooch, now in a private collection from an auction website. 6th century AD, gilded and silvered copper-alloy. Now missing its foot, but the perforation at the base suggests it may have once been repaired.

Anglo-Saxon 'florid' cruciform brooch, now in a private collection from an auction website. 6th century AD, gilded and silvered copper-alloy. Now missing its foot, but the perforation at the base suggests it may have once been repaired.

Credit: Cruciform brooch, from Haslingfield, Cambridgeshire, Anglo-Saxon (copper alloy) / Ashmolean Museum, University of Oxford, UK / The Bridgeman Art Library

Credit: Cruciform brooch, from Haslingfield, Cambridgeshire, Anglo-Saxon (copper alloy) / Ashmolean Museum, University of Oxford, UK / The Bridgeman Art Library

ANGLO - SAXON TREFOIL HEADED CRUCIFORM BROOCH 023431 in Antiques, Antiquities, British | eBay

Anglo - saxon trefoil headed cruciform brooch 023431

ANGLO - SAXON TREFOIL HEADED CRUCIFORM BROOCH 023431 in Antiques, Antiquities, British | eBay

Early Anglo-Saxon brooch, of an unusual hybrid cruciform and great square headed type.  From Sandy, Bedfordshire. Recorded by the Portable Antiquities Scheme as BERK-F75D61.

Early Anglo-Saxon brooch, of an unusual hybrid cruciform and great square headed type. From Sandy, Bedfordshire. Recorded by the Portable Antiquities Scheme as BERK-F75D61.

Anglo-Saxon 'florid' cruciform brooch, gilded and silvered copp-alloy, from grave 143 at Sleaford, Lincolnshire.  From the British Museum's collection (1883,0401.270), 6th century AD.

Anglo-Saxon 'florid' cruciform brooch, gilded and silvered copp-alloy, from grave 143 at Sleaford, Lincolnshire. From the British Museum's collection (1883,0401.270), 6th century AD.

Pinterest
Search