Back to the beginning Easy instructions on how to order Instructions on guarantees, ways to pay, postage and insurance rates etc. A little information about ourselves
Various ways in which we can be contacted Interesting Groups and Single coins See the most recent items added to our web site ON LINE CREDIT CARD
       
If your interested in coins, click here If your interested in antiquities, click here Groups you can purchase and clean yourself Special offers on groups of coins and antiquities

 


         

order # BCC 108

Anglo Saxon Zoomorphic Strapend.Recorded on the UKDFD (# 34656) in November 2011 with the following description.

An Anglo-Saxon zoomorphic strap-end of Thomas Class A, Type 5, Haldenby, Group 10 (see refs. below). The surviving lower part terminates in a well defined animal head with large round ears and pointed snout. There is a rectangular panel on the body and a lozenge-shaped panel on the head, both of which are inlaid with niello and have scroll decoration. The scrolls would originally have had silver wire insets, but these, along with some of the niello inlay, are now missing. The bifurcated attachment end of the strap-end is missing.
Thomas Class A, Type 5 (Silver wire); Haldenby, Group 10. 8th - 10th century AD. Copper alloy. 31.09mm long x 9.82mm wide. References, Gabor Thomas, Finds Research Group AD700-1700, Datasheet 32 David Haldenby, A Study of 9t. Findspot, Near York. North Yorkshire

25.00

To order this item, click here "order this coin by email"

Use our secure on line server "order on line by credit card"

If the button below dose not appear, use the back button on your browser.