Sundisc Pendant Med

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The Sundisc Collection, commissioned by the National Museum from Breda Haugh, Dublin jeweller and designer, is made from sterling silver and hallmarked at Dublin Castle. The inspiration comes from the original Early Bronze Age sun discs that can be seen in our 'Ór - Irelands Gold' exhibition at the National Museum of Ireland - Archaeology. Here you can see the original circular discs of sheet gold that are finely decorated with chevrons, ridges and dots. They were made between 2400 - 1800BC. The Sundisc Collection brings these delicate ancient pieces to a modern and wearable context. Disc diameter 1.5cm. Snake chain 45cm (18 inches).