Gold with deeply engraved figures of four saints (St John the Baptist, St Catherine, St Barbara, one unidentified) picked out in black nielo enamel.

Diameter 2.1 cm.

Provenance

Discovered in plough soil one km to the southwest of the medieval moated manor of Hooke Court, in the parish of Hooke. Declared Treasure in 1999.


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