Gold torc by Unknown Artist

Early Iron Age torc or necklet made of two metal rods twisted together.

Details

Medium:
Gold
Art Fund grant:
£150 ( Total: £150)
Acquired in:
1942
Vendor:
HM Treasury (as Treasure Trove)

Found in a field at Bawsey, near King's Lynn. Weight: 33 ounces, gold 45 %. Diameter 8 inches.

Venue details

Norwich Castle Museum & Art Gallery Castle Hill, NORWICH Norfolk NR1 3JU 01603 493625 www.museums.norfolk.gov.uk

Entry details

Free with National Art Pass (standard entry £7.95)

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