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Rare 15th Century brooch found beside moat to be auctioned

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A rare 15th century gold heart-shaped brooch will be auctioned on 23rd August at Hansons Auctioneers. The exquisite high carat jewel is inlaid with white enamel and engraved with the French inscription honor et ioie (Honour and Joy). Discovered in 2016, just outside the moat of Kirby Muxloe Castle, Leicestershire.‎ “The jewel was found by a metal detectorist on land bordering the… continue reading »

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