This extraordinary brooch was made by Museums Kopi Smykker, the Danish company which specialises in producing true replicas of archaeological finds. It is no 404 in the catalogue and comes with the following description: " Fibula in Urnæs style found in Denmark. The many woodcarvings of Urnæs church in southern Norway has given name to the style. The motif is a supple animal in a fight with two snakes, symbolising Christianity's battle with Paganism". The brooch is supplied in its original box.
Condition: Excellent, no damage, as new. Straight pin and c-clasp.
Size: 1.75" (4.5cm) across