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Copper alloy buckle: oval inclined loop; strangulated tongue with basal shield; hinged triangular plate with profiled edge, an animal head along each side; incised Style II animal interlace in central triangle; attachment lugs at back; three domed-head pseudo-rivets; traces of tinning at end.
- Production date
Length: 11.90 centimetres (incl no 95)
- 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
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