A collection of 14 gold adornments and bronze tools originally buried in a pottery vessel.

The gold adornments include a flange-twisted torc, a wire-twisted bracelet, a composite pendant, four beads and three penannular rings. The tools include two Transitional Palstaves and a trunnion tool. A fragment of the ceramic vessel base also survived.


Discovered near the River Alyn, Denbighshire, Wales by a metal detector user and declared Treasure in 2004.

National Museum Cardiff

Cathays Park, Cardiff, South Glamorgan, CF10 3NP
029 2039 7951

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Tues – Sun & most Bank Holiday Mondays 10am – 5pm (Galleries close 4.45pm) Closed 24 – 26 Dec, 1 Jan

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