Pair of silver earrings: twisted wire hoop and composite polyhedral sheet bead, each with four lozenge-shaped collared garnet inlays on main faces; one box of fragments including twisted wire.
- Found/Acquired: Amiens
- Diameter: 4.1 centimetres
Comment from Kidd, Haith & Ager ‘Summary Catalogue’ (draft MS)
Ex collection Darly of Amiens; in view of the richness of this Merovingian material it seems likely that this [1891,1019.1 to 73] is a collection from the general neighbourhood, rather than from a single cemetery in the town itself.
Purchased from Messrs Rollin and Feuardent
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Object reference number: MCS7376
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