The hoard consists of 17 objects including 4 torcs, 2 penannular bracelets, 3 ribbon bracelets, 5 round bar bracelets, two D-shaped penannular bars and one ribbon torc with hooked terminals.

This is only the second gold hoard found in Somerset.

Provenance

Discovered in 2005 by a metal-detectorist in Somerset and declared Treasure.


The Museum of Somerset

Taunton Castle, Castle Green, Taunton, Somerset, TA1 4AA
01823 255088
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Opening times

Tue – Sat, 10am – 5pm (last entry 4.30pm) Open Bank Holiday Mon Closed one week in Jan, see website for details

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