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Runic brooches.

Image ID: 832041

Runic brooches. (1878)

Image Details

Image Title

:  Runic brooches.

Published Date

: 1878

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 33 x 25 cm. (13 x 10 in.)


: Printed on border: "The two handsome brooches which occupy the upper line have special characteristics, their pattern is peculiar, they are known as the 'Hunsterstan Brooches,' and are copies of ancient Scottish examples. They bear inscriptions in runic or Icelandic characters, and their ornamentation and even general design differ from those of the brooches found in Ireland. They are reproduced by Mr. Acheson, of Dublin." Includes addition ....
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Original Source

: From Art industry : metal-work, illustrating the chief processes of art work applied by the goldsmith, silversmith, jeweller, etc. (London: Virtue, 1878) Yapp, G. W. (George Wagstaffe) (1811-1880), Editor.


: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Jewelry -- Pin

Source Description

: 1 folder (17 pictures)


: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number


Digital ID

: 832041

Record ID

: 715317

Digital Item Published

: 10-27-2005; updated 3-25-2011

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