Category: jewelry

germanic-pride:

germanic-pride:

Germaanse , germanic art

met-medieval-art: Brooch, Medieval ArtGift of…

met-medieval-art:

Brooch, Medieval Art

Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY
Medium: Gold, pearls, glass, cloisonné enamel

seehagiasophia:

seehagiasophia:

Bracelet, Early Byzantine, 600 AD (Source: britishmuseum)

Frankish jewelry

Frankish jewelry

* 6th / 7th century

* Köln

* Romano-Germanic museum

Cologne, November 2017

Frankish rings, 6th-7th century

Frankish rings, 6th-7th century

* Romano-Germanic Museum, Cologne

Cologne, November 2017

museum-of-artifacts:

museum-of-artifacts:

Celtic brooch, 7th century AD

mediumaevum:

mediumaevum:

Glass beeds, Novgorod, XII century

Medieval Fortress Wall, Lady’s Ring with Cryst…

archaeologyinbulgaria:

A lady’s ring from the High Middle Ages made of copper and crystal has been discovered in Bulgaria’s Asenovgrad. Photo: TV grab from BNT

A fortress wall from the medieval Byzantine and Bulgarian town of Stanimachos has been discovered in the southern Bulgarian town of Asenovgrad, together with luxury sgraffito ceramics and lady’s ring with a crystal. (more…)

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Elizabethan Gold ’+BEHOLD THE END’…

Elizabethan Gold ’+BEHOLD THE END’ Mourning Ring for A N, Late 16th Century AD

A substantial Tudor D-section gold hoop with reserved foliage on black enamel field, scrolled capital to each shoulder and initials ‘A’ and ‘N’, the plaque a fluted hexagon with disc, legend to the perimeter ’+DYE TO LYVE’ and disc with ’+BEHOLD.THE.END’ surrounding a white enamel skull in three-quarter view. 17 grams, 26mm overall, 22.07mm internal diameter.

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Viking Gold Elf Shot Pendant, 9th-12th Century…

Viking Gold Elf Shot Pendant, 9th-12th Century AD

A gold ‘elfshot’ amulet with a rectangular cap decorated with applied roped border, securing a smooth agate(?) arrowhead; suspension gold ring to the top. 7.26 grams, 63.7mm including loop (2"). Very rare.