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IMAGE number
AMO114291
Title
The Abingdon Sword, Late Saxon, Trewhiddle style of late 9th century (silver)
Artist
Anglo-Saxon / English
Description
inlaid with niello (black silver sulphide);
Location
Ashmolean Museum, University of Oxford, UK
Medium
argent
Date
(C9th)
Credit
Bridgeman Images
Keywords
  • amq
  • animal
  • decorated
  • decoration
  • decorative
  • engraved
  • hilt
  • interlacing
  • metalwork
  • motif

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