The Snettisham Treasure by Unknown Artist

Fragments of three tubular gold torcs with a richly embossed Celtic design, 162 coins and an assemblage of torcs rings and bracelets.

Details

Art Fund grant:
£400 ( Total: £400)
Acquired in:
1949
Vendor:
Treasure Trove Reviewing Committee

Provenance

Found by a ploughman deep ploughing a field in Snettisham, Norfolk in 1948.

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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