Viking Shawl Pin , Celtic Clasp , Dragon Penannular Brooch
This brooch measures 3 inches long 2 inches wide.
The penannular brooch is a utilitarian fastener from the iron age. Worn by men and women alike, they had a wide range of uses ; from holding her dress together to securing your cloak . An indispensable “safety pin” for re-enactors. Modern users find them useful as well, being perfect shawl and scarf pins.