- Museum number
Three fragments of iron chain.
a. Iron chain fragment: incomplete, eleven oval links plano-convex in section; fire patinated.
b. Iron chain fragment: five oval flat-sectioned links attached to round section wire ring with touching ends; surface altered by fire.
c. Iron snake-bracelet fragment with chain fragment and ring: rectangular-section wire bracelet fragment threaded through two round-sectioned wire rings with touching terminals, one with small circular links attached; surface altered by fire.
Diameter: 11 millimetres (c; ring)
Length: 78 millimetres (a)
Length: 42 millimetres (b)
Length: 27 millimetres (c; bracelet)
Length: 22 millimetres (c; chain)
Length: 39 millimetres (c)
- Curator's comments
- Orlinska 2001
Findspot: Dorfilm; “Ilm”; Landkreis Saalfeld; Thüringen.
References: C IV, 10 (1-3: 'Halsschmuck. Aus Stein und Metall'); IV, 11(1-3: 'Kopfschmuck und Toilettengegenstände. Haarnadeln'); GA no. 460 (1-3: Ilm).
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Britain, Europe and Prehistory
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
Miscellaneous number: Klemm.286