Drawings of Anglo-Saxons

ANGLO-SAXON DISCOVERY

Drawings of objects

Anglo-Saxon Decoration on Brooches

Square headed brooch from Brighthampton Link to close up picture of head of brooch Link to close up picture of foot of brooch Link to close up picture of middle of brooch

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This is a square-headed brooch found in a grave at Brighthampton in Oxfordshire.
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