Gold Swivelling Bezel from a Frankish Seal Ring by Unknown Artist

Circular swivelling seal matrix with both faces engraved - one side with two figures and the other with a stylised head.


Details

Medium:
Gold
Art Fund grant:
£32,000 ( Total: £60,000)
Acquired in:
2000
Vendor:
Department for Culture, Media and Sport

Provenance

Found near Postwick and declared Treasure in June 1999.

Venue details

Norwich Castle Museum & Art Gallery Castle Hill, NORWICH Norfolk NR1 3JU 01603 493625 www.museums.norfolk.gov.uk

Entry details

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