Shoulder Clasp From the Sutton Hoo Ship Burial

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Description

This is an anglo saxon jewelry. Made with gold, garnet and millefiore glass this Shoulder Clasp From the Sutton Hoo Ship Burial is oval in shape. There is gold, red and blue colors on the clasp. There are repeated patterns on the art piece. This clasp can be compiled together with a pin that is attached with a chain. There is visible mesh work designs on the front followed by abstract organic shapes. Inside of the gold clasp is mostly plain other than some visible textures. Pin holding up the two identical clasps has a big textured part attached to ... continued below

Physical Description

1 shoulder clasp : gold, garnet and millefiore glass

Creation Information

Creator: Unknown. 0625~.

Context

This physical object is part of the collection entitled: ARTsource and was provided by UNT College of Visual Arts + Design to Digital Library, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 517 times , with 36 in the last month . More information about this object can be viewed below.

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  • Scholars Resource, Inc.

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UNT College of Visual Arts + Design

The UNT College of Visual Arts + Design (CVAD) seeks to engage UNT's diverse student population with issues of artistic heritage, stimulate students' imagination and involvement with the world, foster their critical and analytical thinking, and inspire their creativity through educational opportunities in art education, art history, design, and studio arts, all supported by a vital program of creative research.

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Description

This is an anglo saxon jewelry. Made with gold, garnet and millefiore glass this Shoulder Clasp From the Sutton Hoo Ship Burial is oval in shape. There is gold, red and blue colors on the clasp. There are repeated patterns on the art piece. This clasp can be compiled together with a pin that is attached with a chain. There is visible mesh work designs on the front followed by abstract organic shapes. Inside of the gold clasp is mostly plain other than some visible textures. Pin holding up the two identical clasps has a big textured part attached to the chain.

Physical Description

1 shoulder clasp : gold, garnet and millefiore glass

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ARTsource

The licensed images of artworks in this collection supplement the artworks in the Visual Resources Collection of the College of Visual Arts + Design's online image database used for instruction, study, and presentation. Included here are images of paintings, drawings, prints, architecture, material culture, sculpture, photographs, furniture, and fashion from a variety of vendors. Access to these images is restricted to the UNT community.

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Creation Date

  • 0625~

Added to The UNT Digital Library

  • Sept. 15, 2011, 10:26 p.m.

Description Last Updated

  • March 14, 2013, 1:51 p.m.

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Yesterday: 3
Past 30 days: 36
Total Uses: 517

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Citations, Rights, Re-Use

Shoulder Clasp From the Sutton Hoo Ship Burial, physical object, 0625~; Wheat Ridge, Colorado. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc41166/: accessed October 24, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT College of Visual Arts + Design.