The hoard consists of 2 decorated gold neckrings, 2 thick oval-section gold bracelets, 1 faceted gold bracelet, 1 pottery bowl and 1 tiny bronze fragment.
Milton Keynes Hoard by Bronze Age, c. 1150800 BC
© British Museum
- Gold, pottery & bronze
- Art Fund grant:
- £70,000 ( Total: £290,000)
- Acquired in:
- Department for Culture, Media and Sport
This style of goldwork is part of a broad late bronze age tradition extending between Iberia and Britain/Ireland, and these objects may have been made locally.
Found in 2000 near Milton Keynes.