Lot 1043: Viking Buckle with Beast Head
December 7, 2016
Harwich, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: 9th-11th century AD. A flat-section openwork bronze buckle with trapezoidal frame, facing beast-head with paws gripping the median bar, wire tongue. 6.90 grams, 41mm (2 3/4"). Property of an American collector; acquired 1980-2000.
Condition Report: Very fine condition.