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Almandinfibeln aus Schwenningen  [Schillerplatz 6]

Almandinfibeln aus Schwenningen [Schillerplatz 6]

Anglo-Saxon (7th-8th century) garnet, millefiori glass and gold cloisonne sword fittings from the Staffordshire Hoard, found in a field in 2009.

Anglo-Saxon century) garnet, millefiori glass and gold cloisonne sword fittings from the Staffordshire Hoard, found in a field in

Fragments du fourreau de l’épée (ou scramasaxe) de la tombe dite de Childeric (Tournai), vers 481, or, grenats sur paillons d’or, Paris, Bnf, Cabinet des Médailles

Fragments du fourreau de l’épée (ou scramasaxe) de la tombe dite de Childeric (Tournai), vers 481, or, grenats sur paillons d’or, Paris, Bnf, Cabinet des Médailles

Merovingian Metalwork (brooch)

Peacock-Shaped Fibula Frankish (Artist) PERIOD mid-late century (Early Medieval) MEDIUM gold over bronze with stones and glass paste France

Jewelled disc brooch, from Sarre, Kent, Anglo-Saxon, Gold with Silver, Garnets and shell)

Jewelled disc brooch, from Sarre, Kent, Anglo-Saxon (gold with silver, garnets and shell)

Sutton Hoo - Anglo-Saxon slider by Kotomicreations, via Flickr

A "slider" from the Sutton Hoo Anglo-Saxon hoard. Studied carefully the attention to detail is quite amazing given how old this beautiful artifact is.

Merovingian gold and garnet disc brooch reconstruction by Ganderwick Creations. Original brooch shown.

Merovingian gold and garnet disc brooch recreation by Ganderwick Creations. Original brooch pictured below.

Gold tear-shaped pendant set with garnets and blue glass and with filigree rim. AN1124722001  © The Trustees of the British Museum  Department: Prehistory and Europe

Gold tear-shaped pendant set with garnets and blue glass and with filigree rim. © The Trustees of the British Museum Department: Prehistory and Europe

6th century bronze eagle-shaped Visigothic cloisonné fibula from Guadalajara, Spain, using glass-paste fillings in imitation of garnets.

century bronze eagle-shaped Visigothic cloisonné fibula from Guadalajara, Spain, using glass-paste fillings in imitation of garnets.

Bird Brooches Anglo  Saxon British  Museum

Someone bought me a keyring of one of these birds many years ago and I loved it and I've only just found out what it was when I pinned this!

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