LARGE Early medieval bronze key. 5th to 7th century AD.

Ancient Coins - LARGE Early medieval bronze key.  5th to 7th century AD.
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Description : Large bronze key with a simple lug, round hold, and spike on the end.  The is a round hold runing up the barrel.

Size : 116 mm long x 29 mm wide across the central hole x 14.5 mm thick

Material : bronze with a dark green patination.

Age : 5th to 7th century AD.

Condition : Excellent

The is by far the largest and one of the most impressive early medieval keys I have seen.   The spike end is common on keys of this period, and I suspect they were actually used for part of the process in opening the lock.
Prezzo SKU : vcoin836
US$ 285.00
  • € 256.90
  • £ 217.00
  • AUD 417.47
  • CHF 281.67
  • CAD 375.32

Quotazione: 12/06/19

Invia da: Canada
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