The Foxley Bracelet Hoard by Bronze Age

The hoard consists of seven bracelets and is the largest collection recovered from Norfolk.


Between 5.7 and 6.8 cm diameter
Art Fund grant:
£12,500 ( Total: £35,000)
Acquired in:
Department for Culture, Media and Sport

Prestige items like the Foxley bracelets illustrate the wide cultural contacts existing in Late Bronze Age society, and their disposable wealth to spend on jewellery.


Discovered by a metal detector user in Foxley, Norfolk, in 2005 and subsequently declared Treasure.

Venue details

Norwich Castle Museum & Art Gallery Castle Hill, NORWICH Norfolk NR1 3JU 01603 493625

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