The Domagnanc Treasure (formerly Cesena) by Unknown Artist

A selection from a hoard found near Ravenna from the time of the Ostrogoths.

Details

Medium:
Gold / garnets/ pearls etc
Art Fund grant:
£298 ( Total: £596)
Acquired in:
1933
Vendor:
Museum of Budapest

Includes: 2 Latin crosses, a necklace, hairpin, earring, finger ring, knife sheaths. Gold, garnets and pearls, use of cell work. Formerly known as the Cesena Treasure which has now been disproved.

Venue details

British Museum Great Russell Street, LONDON London WC1B 3DG 020 7323 8299 www.britishmuseum.org

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