The Hoxne Roman Treasure - South Cerney Fragments by Roman

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.


Details

Medium:
Gold, silver, bronze, ivory
Art Fund grant:
£173,475 ( Total: £1,750,000)
Acquired in:
1994
Vendor:
Eric Lawes

This work was acquired with assistance from the Wolfson Foundation.

Provenance

Discovered by Mr Eric Lawson at Hoxne, Suffolk.

Venue details

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

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