Necklace pendant by Unknown Artist

This piece is made up of a triangular facetted garnet, set in a simple sheet gold collar with an applied beaded border.

Details

Medium:
Gold & garnet
Dimensions:
1.5 x 0.5 cm
Art Fund grant:
£788 ( Total: £1,050)
Acquired in:
2003
Vendor:
Department for Culture, Media and Sport

The setting has a plain sheet gold back on which one of the three points of the triangle shows the scars and soldering points of a lost suspension loop.

Provenance

Found with a metal detector near Bidford on Avon, Warwickshire in 2001. Declared Treasure, 2002.

Venue details

Market Hall Museum Market Place, WARWICK Warwickshire CV34 4SA 01926 412500 www.warwickshire.gov.uk/museum

Entry details

Free to all

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