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Our campaign is now complete. 10 supporters helped us raise £320.00

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Closed 01/01/2023
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Closed on 01/01/2023
RCN 1158727


Originally decorated with two red garnets in tapered oval settings, one garnet has amazingly remained in place since the 13th century! The inscription translates as “I am here in place of the lady”, so the brooch was probably worn as a love token by a wealthy man. It was found by a metal detectorist in Alby with Thwaite in 2006. A breath-taking gift for anyone with a romantic side or an interest in local history.

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If you have not heard from us within 2 weeks of adopting an object please e-mail keep.project@norfolk.gov.uk   

All anonymous adopters must contact keep.project@norfolk.gov.uk to receive their adoption pack as your contact details are not forwarded to us.

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