Saxon Avar Silver Equal Arm Brooch Pair
5th-6th century AD. A group of two silver-gilt bow brooches, each with a trefoil of cloison garnets to each end, with impressed gold foils behind the stones; pin-lug and catchplate to the reverse. Property of a London collector, acquired before 1980. 9.54 grams, 40 mm (1 1/2").