Ring Brooch, with garnet
[S37d Ring Brooch garnet]

Secular pewter badge: Ring brooch with 3 garnets

  • Time period: 13- 14th Century
  • Origin: Netherlands
  • Materials: Pewter
  • Product Dimensions: 30mm diameter

Further details:

Ring brooches were very common throughout the 13th & 14th centuries, having a practical function in securing garments, especially at the neck. They were made in precious metals for the wealthy & pewter or copper alloy for the lower classes.

This replica, based on a pewter original, is best used as a decorative brooch or for securing light-weight clothing. Please note that it is only supplied with a functional cross pin & not with a modern pin fastening. As such, it is only suitable for relatively open weave fabrics such as wool or coarse linen. 

Period: 1200 - 1300 AD, 1300 - 1400 AD

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