Bronze Age Neck Ring by Bronze Age

The surviving half of a Bronze age neck ornament in the form of a pointed oval-section bar with surface decoration consisting of 24 alternating panels of closely-set longitudinal and transverse grooves.


Gold (82% pure)
Art Fund grant:
£1,500 ( Total: £6,000)
Acquired in:
Treasure Trove Reviewing Committee

Believed to be French or Irish.


Casual find, Greysouthen, N.Cumbria, declared Treasure Trove.

Venue details

Tullie House Museum and Art Gallery Castle Street, CARLISLE Cumbria CA3 8TP 01228 618718

Entry details

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