Anglo Saxon runic gold coin by Unknown Artist

Bust with the shoulder and neck drapery indicated by pellets; hair dressed high on the head, a star-and-annulets device in front of the face, a latin cross above.

Details

Medium:
Gold
Art Fund grant:
£2,640 ( Total: £5,280)
Acquired in:
1998
Vendor:
Spink & Son

Provenance

Found at Billockby, Norfolk

Venue details

Fitzwilliam Museum Trumpington Street, CAMBRIDGE Cambridgeshire CB2 1RB 01223 332900 www.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk

Entry details

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