- Art Funded
- 2.5 x 2 cm
- Art Fund grant
- £10,000 (Total: £22,000)
- Department for Culture, Media and Sport
The tope of the pendant is filled with a single garnet cut to represent a highly stylised zoomorphic head, the eyes and mouth represented by two semicircular cells and one triangular cell. The wings of the insect are decorated with scale-like cells.
Discovered in Horncastle, Lincolnshire by a metal detector user in 2003 and declared Treasure.
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