Lot 1142: Viking Clothes Fastener with Beast's Head
December 7, 2016
Harwich, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: 10th-13th century AD. A bronze fastener with notched and pierced plaque, beast-head modelled in the half-round, hook curled to the reverse. 4.19 grams, 31mm (1 1/4"). Property of an American collector; acquired 1980-2000.
Condition Report: Very fine condition.