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Made at the beginning of the First Age; destroyed in the War of Wrath c. I 583
Forged by Morgoth Bauglir


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Iron Crown

The crown of Morgoth in Angband

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The crown forged by Morgoth after his return to Middle-earth to hold the three Silmarils; he bore it throughout the First Age, but after his defeat by the Valar the crown was beaten into a collar for his neck.

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