The Hoxne Roman Treasure - South Cerney Fragments by Unknown Artist

Collection includes 14,780 coins, 29 pieces of gold jewellery (including a Juliana bracelet and a body-chain), plus many items of silver including spoons, toilet implements, an animal handle and statuettes.


Gold, silver, bronze, ivory
Art Fund grant:
£173,475 ( Total: £1,750,000)
Acquired in:
Eric Lawes

This work was acquired with assistance from the Wolfson Foundation.


Discovered by Mr Eric Lawson at Hoxne, Suffolk.

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