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Tinned-copper alloy girdle-hanger: cast circular flat openwork frame containing triskele with animal head terminals; stamped grid pattern motifs.
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Diameter: 5 centimetres
- Curator's comments
- 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
SMITH R.A. 1923. A Guide to the Anglo-Saxon and Foreign Teutonic Antiquities in the Department of British and Mediaeval Antiquities. London, p. 149
RENNER D. 1970. Die Durchbrochenen Zierscheiben der Merowingerzeit Kataloge Vor- und Frühgeschichtlicher Altertümer 18. Mainz, p. 150 no. 400, pl. 19:400
- Not on display
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- Britain, Europe and Prehistory
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