Lot 996: Viking Gold Plaited Bracelet with Punched and Scroll Terminals
December 7, 2016
Harwich, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: 9th-11th century AD. A heavy gold bracelet consisting of a plaited body with flattened ends with punched triangle decoration; coiled clasp holder to either end. Accompanied by an Art Loss Register certificate. 79 grams, 90mm (3 1/2"). Property of a West Yorkshire lady; from the private collection of John Moore, Brigantia Antiquities, York, UK, 6 April 2011 (accompanied by the original receipt); acquired by John Moore in the 1960s. Accompanied by a positive X-Ray Fluorescence metal analysis certificate.
Condition Report: Very fine condition. A rare type.