Collection of Anglo-Saxon jewellery by Unknown Artist

Composite brooch, pendant necklace, silver cosmetic instruments and associated cemetry contents.


Gold, silver, bronze, garnet
Art Fund grant:
£60,000 ( Total: £280,000)
Acquired in:

The collection includes a solidus of Merovingian King Siebert III (634-658) which has been made into a pendant.


Excavated from Boss Hall cemetry, by Suffolk County Council Archaeological unit in1990.

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