- Museum number
Iron belt plate: square; silver encrusted and inlaid and brass inlaid with ladder-pattern borders around panel with four Style II interlaced animal heads; remains of attachment rivets in two corners.
- Production date
Length: 3.90 centimetres
- 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.357