- Museum number
Belt-buckle; copper-alloy; ovoid hoop and open-work plate cast as one; on reverse of plate three attachment lugs, two broken; tongue is threaded through hole at top of plate and rests on small rectangular depression at top mid-hoop; simple incised geometric decoration on plate.
- Production date
Length: 52.20 millimetres (including tongue)
Width: 29.50 millimetres
- Curator's comments
- Cf. M. Schulze-Dörrlamm, Byzantinische Gürtelschnallen und Gürtelbeschläge im Römisch-Germanischen Zentralmuseum, 2 vols (Mainz 2009) types D7-D8.
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- Part of lot 401, Sotheby's Sale 9-10.7.1984.
- Britain, Europe and Prehistory
- Registration number