Disc brooch with onyx cameo and glass cabochons Date: mount ca. Roman (cameo) Medium: Sheet gold, onyx, glass, and wire Dimensions: Overall: 2 x in. x cm) Classification: Metalwork-Gold Credit Line: Purchase, 1895
Brooch, Vendel Copper alloy with gilding; cm) This brooch is from the Vendel period in Swedish history, which precedes the Viking age. Abstractly designed small brooches like these were fashionable until Viking oval brooches replaced them.