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Bossed penannular brooch

Cultures/periods: Viking

Europe: British Isles: England: Cumbria: Penrith (England)

Silver brooch in the form of a feather. With a Norwegian runic "futhark" on the back of the hoop. On the reverse side of one of the hoops there is a slightly incised cross and a jagged scribe, on the reverse side of the other - the first two letters of the Futhark and linear signs.