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Medieval Pewter 'Winged Phallus' Badge

Antiquities - Medieval


LOT 729

Estimate
GBP (£) 80 - 120
EUR (€) 90 - 140
USD ($) 100 - 150

Sold for (Inc. premium): £219

MEDIEVAL PEWTER 'WINGED PHALLUS' BADGE

Circa 15th century AD. A cast pewter badge in the form of a winged phallus with feet; pin to the reverse. Pewter, 0.87 grams, 16 mm. Very fine condition, complete. Rare.

Provenance
Ex Den of Antiquity, with original seller's details; found River Thames, London.

Date
Thursday 23rd June 2011 & Friday 24th June 2011 at The Swedenborg Hall 20-21 Bloomsbury Way London WC1A 2TH

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Viewing: Monday 20 Feb 2017: 12 noon - 9 pm

Champagne Reception: 6 - 9 pm, with a free seminar by Dr. Jack Ogden at 6pm 'A Touch of Colour: Gems in Ancient and Medieval Rings'

Auction begins at 10am GMT

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Wednesday 22 Feb 2017: Coins (Lot 1001 - 1376)

Auction Venue:
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Thursday 23rd June 2011 & Friday 24th June 2011 at The Swedenborg Hall 20-21 Bloomsbury Way London WC1A 2TH

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