Anglo-Saxon objects by Unknown Artist

4 Anglo-Saxon objects: 1) Gold bracteate, a jewel of great delicacy and charm from Bucks, probably Kentish work, 6th century; 2) Carved bone tool, from York, 10th century, Viking period (illustrated); 3) Bronze mask from Gloucestershire, late Saxon and 4) Bronze chip carving buckle from Kent, late 4-5th centuries.

Details

Medium:
Gold, bronze & bone
Art Fund grant:
£133 ( Total: £133)
Acquired in:
1942
Vendor:
Glendining's

Provenance

17,25,26,32.Coll Lord Grantley

Venue details

British Museum Great Russell Street, LONDON London WC1B 3DG 020 7323 8299 www.britishmuseum.org

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