Lot 1049: Viking Torc and Bead String with Pendants Group
December 7, 2016
Harwich, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: 10th-12th century AD. A group of items comprising of: an iron torc with coiled ends forming loops; a string with cylindrical and square-section glass beads, circular bronze pendant with scroll decoration, openwork D-shaped bronze pendant, a Byzantine coin, bronze bell, silver ring with amber(?) bead, stone cross, large animal tusk. 183 grams total, 19-90cm (7 1/2, 35 1/2"). Property of a London businessman, from his grandfather's collection formed after World War II; thence by descent 1972. 
Condition Report: Fine condition.