A bearded male figure, wearing a cap and belted knee length trousers.
Anglo-Saxon Amuletic Figure by Unknown Artist, 600650
© British Museum
- Silver, partly gilded
- Art Fund grant:
- £12,000 ( Total: £25,000)
- Acquired in:
- Department for Culture, Media and Sport
The trousers, hands and face are all gilded. A suspension loop is attached to the cap and it is thought to have been worn as a pendant.
Bloodmoor Hill, Carlton Colville, Suffolk.