- Museum number
Iron buckle-plate and counter-plate: trapezoidal and similar but perhaps not belonging together; silver encrusted and inlaid billeted interlace in continuous loops; originally three faceted-head copper alloy attachment rivets on each, but only two remain, on larger plate.
- Production date
Length: 8.20 centimetres (counter-plate)
- Curator's comments
- Comment from Kidd, Haith & Ager ‘Summary Catalogue’ (draft MS)
Unrecorded, but said to be from "the district of the Rhine and Moselle", Germany; recent research has shown that the vendor has been notoriously unreliable.
Given by The Friends of The British Museum
Acquired from David Reiling of Mainz through Max Rosenheim
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Britain, Europe and Prehistory
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
Miscellaneous number: OA.332
Miscellaneous number: OA.333