First Migration Period, Germanic Tribe Bronze Ostrogothic Zoomorphic Fibula decorated with Geometric motifs, typical Five Beams & Dragons Head

Description
First Migration Period, Germanic Tribe Bronze Ostrogothic Zoomorphic Fibula decorated with Geometric motifs, typical Five Beams & Dragons Head
4th.-5th Century AD.

Migration Period, Germanic Tribe- Ostrogothic Zoomorphic Bronze Fibula richly decorated with Geometric motifs, typical Five Beams and Dragons Head
Nice fibula with a fantastic typical Gothic style ending with a Dragons Head all in brownish natural patina. Two enemelled circles at each side.
Only the pin is missing (probably from iron) and lack of enamel, otherwise in very good grade of preservation.
Rare in this dimensions and decoration combination.

Material: Bronze.
Date: 4th.-5th Century AD.
Size:6cm.

Item No.K74

Purchased by the current owner in 2014 in Austria, Wien from Collector fair.

Collected Since:1960's.

Previous owners history: Old Austrian Private Collection.

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Lot details
Culture
First Migration Period, Germanic Tribe
Material
Bronze
Object
Ostrogothic Zoomorphic Fibula decorated with Geometric motifs, typical Five Beams & Dragons Head
Century/ Timeframe
4th.-5th Century AD.
Condition
Good Condition, See Photo
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