Pendant by Unknown Artist

The pendant is composed of a well polished garnet, surrounded by a border of small rectangular cloisonné garnets set over patterned gold foil.

Details

Medium:
Gold & garnet
Dimensions:
3.4 x 2.5 cm
Art Fund grant:
£6,000 ( Total: £23,000)
Acquired in:
2006
Vendor:
Department for Culture, Media and Sport

Each is cut with a single notch and set to form an interlocking frieze.

Provenance

Discovered by a metal detector user in West Shropshire and declared Treasure in 2004.

Venue details

Ludlow Museum The Buttercross, Ludlow Shropshire SY8 1AW 01584 887697 www.ludlow.gov.uk

Entry details

Free with National Art Pass (standard entry £1)

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