Lot 1100: Viking Gilt Strap End
December 7, 2016
Harwich, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: 10th century AD. A substantial silver strap end with parcel-gilt detailing, two quadrupeds advancing towards the outer edge along a central band with niello arrows; ledge with attachment rivets to the reverse. 26 grams, 26mm (1"). Property of a Yorkshire, UK, collector; acquired in the 1990s; thence by descent.
Condition Report: Fine condition.