- Museum number
Iron buckle plate: tongue-shaped with profiled edge; silver encrusted and brass inlaid linear and four-looped animal interlace in central "cartouche"; originally five domed-head copper alloy rivets, only three remain.
- Production date
Length: 11.50 centimetres (surviving)
- 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
- Damaged edges.
- Acquisition date
- Britain, Europe and Prehistory
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
Miscellaneous number: OA.342