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LOT 2742

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GBP (£) 150 - 200
EUR (€) 180 - 240
USD ($) 200 - 260

Bid History: 5   |   Current bid: £20

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Bid History: 5   |   Current bid: £20

Viking Beast-Headed Bracelet

9th-12th century AD

A bronze penannular bracelet with dense lattice pattern to the outer face, opposed beast-head finials with raised lentoid eyes and ribbed muzzle. 57 grams, 71mm (2 3/4"). Fine condition. [No Reserve]

Provenance
From a UK collection, acquired 2010; previously in an old private Germany collection.
Literature
Cf. Sedov, B.B. Finno-Ugri i Balti v Epokhi Srednevekovija, Moscow, 1987, plate III, item 17 for type.