A pair of rare Scandinavian pendant ornaments inspired by the designs of late Roman coins.

They join two bracteates already in the Norwich Castle collection, together comprising the first hoard of its type.


Found by metal detectorists, Mr Dennis O'Neill and Mr Glenn Lister at Binham near Holt and declared Treasure in 2011.

Norwich Castle Museum & Art Gallery

Castle Hill, Norwich, Norfolk, NR1 3JU
01603 493625

Opening times

  • Monday to Saturday 10am-4.30pm
  • Sunday 1-4.30pm

(1 July – 23 September 2019 open until 5pm)

  • Closed on 24, 25, 26 December and 1 January
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