- Museum number
Silver-gilt dress-hook, cast with three bosses set onto a heart-shaped backplate, applied with filigree ornament. The backplate is scalloped around the edge. The hook for attachment into dress is applied to the reverse.
- Production date
Length: 27 millimetres
Weight: 8.90 grammes
- Curator's comments
- X-ray fluorescence analysis gave a result of approx. 92% for silver.
- Not on display
- Exhibition history
2005-2006 25 Jul-13 Jan, Norwich Castle Museum & Art Gallery, Buried Treasure: Finding Our Past
2005 12 Feb-26 Jun, Newcastle, Hancock Museum, Buried Treasure: Finding Our Past
2004-2005 1 Oct-15 Jan, Manchester Museum, Buried Treasure: Finding Our Past
2004 30 Apr-21 Sep, Cardiff, National Museums & Galleries of Wales, Buried Treasure: Finding Our Past
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- Acquired through the Treasure Act 1996.
- Britain, Europe and Prehistory
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
Treasure/PAS number: T63 (Treasure number)