Rectangular form with projecting terminals in form of two frontally facing heads, each with slit mouth, bulbous eyes and arched eyebrows, framed by centrally parted hair in twisted strands, two 'curls' on the shoulders.
Ormsby Mount by Unknown Artist, 700800
© The Collection: Art and Archaeology in Lincolnshire
- Copper alloy
- 5 cm
- Art Fund grant:
- £7,000 ( Total: £7,000)
- Acquired in:
- G Taylor
Pierced twice for attachment.
Found in Ormsby, Lincolnshire; Christie's 1999, not sold.
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