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brooch, circular, gilt

In black ink on reverse "Orkney" Monkhouse, Stromness, Orkney, Scotland MANU unknown Pictish gilt bronze disc brooch, round, flat with pin missing. Raised border containing area with cast Celtic (zoomorphic and Celtic ribbon) curvilinear designs which have been covered with gold leaf. Cursiter, PSAS 1887, p. 346, fig 6.