Broighter Collar

Illustration

Osama Shukir Muhammed Amin
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published on 08 December 2015

This gold collar is part of the Broighter Gold (also called Broighter hoard) and dates back to the Iron Age. The hoard was found near the ancient shore of Lough Foyle at Broighter, Co. Derry, Ireland. 1st century BCE. (National Museum of Ireland-Archaeology, Dublin, Republic of Ireland)



About the Author

Osama Shukir Muhammed Amin
Associate Professor of Neurology and lover of the Cradle of Civilization, Mesopotamia. I'm very interested in Mesopotamian history and always try to take photos of archaeological sites and artifacts in museums, both in Iraq and around the world.

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