Lot 1015: Viking Stamped Pendant Cross
December 7, 2016
Harwich, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: 5th-9th century AD. A flat-section silver cruciform pendant with rounded arms and applied loop, rows of punched triangles with a pellet in each angle with punched pellets, central knot motif with triangles and pellets. See Graham-Campbell, J. & Philpott, R. The Huxley Viking Hoard: Scandinavian Settlement in the North West, Liverpool, 2009 for discussion. 44 grams, 95mm (3 3/4"). Acquired on the German art market in the 1990s.
Condition Report: Fine condition, crack to reverse.