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LOT 1450

Estimate
GBP (£) 200 - 300
EUR (€) 240 - 360
USD ($) 270 - 410

Bid History: 3   |   Current bid: £15

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Bid History: 3   |   Current bid: £15

Viking Age Silver Twisted Arm-Ring

9th-12th century AD

A silver arm-ring with twisted shank, tapering to flat pointed finials; Finno-Ugrian workmanship. 34 grams, 12cm (4 3/4"). Fine condition. [No Reserve]

Provenance
London, UK, collection, 1990s.
Private collection of a European gentleman.

Literature
Cf. similar arm-ring from the Ust-Puiskiy gravefields in Sedov, B.B., Finno-Ugri i Balti v Epokhi Srednevekovija, Moscow, 1987, pl.XXIII, item 11.