- Museum number
Tinned copper alloy cosmetic brush-handle binding: of cylindrical sheet narrowing to one end; perforated for suspension on wire slip-knot ring; incised around both ends.
- Production date
Length: 4.80 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