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coin pendant / coin

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1835,0803.1

  • Description

    Gold cloisonné pendant mounted with coin of Valens.

  • Culture/period

  • Date

    • 7thC
  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Diameter: 2.65 centimetres
    • Height: 3 centimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Content

        DN VALENS PERP AVG
  • Curator's comments

    The left one of the two pendants in the image, the other one is 1893,0601.189.

    Coin re-used.

  • Location

    Not on display

  • Exhibition history

    Exhibited:
    2011 26 Mar-30 Oct, Woodbridge, Sutton Hoo Exhibition Centre, People of Sutton Hoo.

  • Associated names

  • Acquisition date

    1835

  • Acquisition notes

    Not known how acquired.

  • Department

    Britain, Europe and Prehistory

  • Registration number

    1835,0803.1

Gold pendant, circular; 2 concentric zones of empty cloisons around empty central circular setting; cylindrical loop.

Gold pendant, circular; 2 concentric zones of empty cloisons around empty central circular setting; cylindrical loop.

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