Secular pewter badge: Ring brooch with lapis and garnet
- Time period:14th Century
- Origin: Netherlands
- Materials: Pewter
- Product Dimensions: 3.2cm width x 5.0cm height
During the 14th century the heart was the pre eminent symbol of love. Among the nobility heart shaped brooches of precious metals set with jewels were very popular, while for those of more humble status pewter versions, such as this, would have been equally popular..
1200 - 1300 AD, 1300 - 1400 AD