Lot 938: Gothic Complete Military Belt Fitting & Buckle Group
December 7, 2016
Harwich, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: 5th-7th century AD. A suite of silver belt fittings comprising: a buckle with domed loop, heater-shaped plaque, D-section tongue with beast-head detailing; a counterplate with rolled forward edge, three rows of repoussé pellets; forty-six slightly waisted plaques with notched ends. 109 grams total, 29-73mm (1 1/4 - 3"). Property of a professional gentleman, acquired 2011; formerly in a private collection formed before 1950. [48, No Reserve]
Condition Report: Very fine condition.