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|Collection:||Antiquities - Mediaeval|
This is a medieval glass roundel, possibly Mediterranean or Arabic in origin. It is decorated with blue enamel, paling to a buff colour. The centre of the fragment features a heraldic creature, probably a Griffin. It was taken from excavations at Weoley Castle.
|Medium:||Blue enamel on glass.|
|Place of Excavation:||Weoley Castle, West Midlands, England|