Large silver strapend, split at the narrow end for two rivets with one still in position.

Below is a semicircular field decorated with a simple chevron, while the main field is incised with 6 panels of ribbon knotwork divided by curved laddered frames. The terminal is a blunt-nosed animal mask with rounded ears.


Discovered with a metal detector at a farm in Caunton, Nottinghamshire. Declared Treasure in 2002.

Nottingham Castle

Off Friar Lane, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, NG1 6EL
01158 761 400

Opening times

Nottingham Castle is closed throughout 2019 for major redevelopment works, scheduled for completion in 2020.

Back to top