Viking gilt-silver brooch, Sweden, Migration period. A brooch richly decorated with animals, human beings and gilt details. Such artefacts had not only an everyday practical use, but as they were mostly exchanged as gifts, had a symbolic significance demonstrating the importance of the owner's contacts. From the Statens Historiska Museum, Stockholm.
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