Electrotype Facsimile of Silver Ardagh Brooch

1916.06.0016

Photo of Electrotype Facsimile of Silver Ardagh Brooch

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Basic Information

Artifact Identification Electrotype Facsimile of Silver Ardagh Brooch   (1916.06.0016)
Classification Personal Artifacts : Clothing : Clothing Accessories
Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location Europe, West, Ireland
Period/Date Late 8th to early 9th C
Culture Irish

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Length) 33.5 cm
Dimension 2 (Width) 13.7 cm
Dimension 3 (Depth) 0.4 cm
Weight 550 g
Measuring Remarks None
Materials Metal
Manufacturing Processes Manufacturing
Munsell Color Information Dark Gray (N 4.25) -ns

Research Remarks

Published Description N/A
Description N/A
Comparanda N/A
Bibliography

1. Stokes, M. Metal-work. Early Christian Art in Ireland (68-89). 2. O'Banion, Rebecca. Irish Jewelry and Metalwork in the World Heritage Museum. Student paper, 1975. 3. Raftery. The Ardagh Chalice and Hoard. Christian Art in Ancient Ireland. vol II, 1914. 4. O'Banion, Rebecca. Irish Jewelry and Metalwork in the World Heritage Museum. Student paper, 1975.

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication Purchase
Reproduction yes
Reproduction Information N/A

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