4 sided pyramidal form with beaded filigree disguising the joins.
Pyramidal Strap Mount by Unknown Artist, 600650
© British Museum
- Gold, garnet, copper alloy matrix
- 2 cm
- Art Fund grant:
- £10,000 ( Total: £18,000)
- Acquired in:
- Department for Culture, Media and Sport
Each side decorated with matching design of 5 garnets. Each corner contains a teardrop garnet. The stones are of exceptional quality.
Found by metal detector at Danethorpe Hill Farm by M G Ellis 30 Sept 1999. Declared Treasure.