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Swedish sword guard

Early Medieval, 11th century - From the excavations of the Saxon palace at Old Windsor by Brian Hope-Taylor, 1953 to 1958.

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11th century copper alloy sword guard

This 11th century copper alloy sword guard is decorated on both sides. We do not know how this object reached the Saxon palace nor who owned it.

Museum object number REDMG : 1997.35.62

See related topic: Old Windsor