Brooch fragment

Photo: Birmingham Museums Trust CC By 2.0
Object type: Brooch
Period: Medieval
Primary material: Silver
Date found: 01/04/2018
Location: Eccleshall, Stafford


This treasure find has been donated by the finder and landowner to the Potteries Museum. This fragment reveals what a wonderful object it was. There is a broken circular hole at one end which would have held the pin. The front face appears to have been gilded.