established 1942

Gothic silver fibula with cabochon garnets GOTHIC SILVER FIBULA WITH CABOCHON GARNETS

Incorporating a half-circle headplate with spoked grooves and five projecting knobs and an arched bow with a pronounced central ridge, and a long pointed foot plate decorated with grooves with geometric motifs.

5th Century AD

L. 4 in. (10 cm.); Wt. 22 g.

Ex private collection, Vienna, 1980s.

Cf. J. Werner, ‘Studien zu Grabfunden des V Jahrhunderts aus der Slovakai und der Karpatenukraine’ SLA, 1959, p. 427-431.



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