Anglo Saxon copper alloy belt stud interlaced knotwork design

Anglo Saxon copper alloy belt stud interlaced knotwork design

Code: 11829

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This is a nice Merovingian or Anglo-Saxon period copper belt stud/fitting, dating to the 6th - 7th century AD. It is decorated with an interlaced knotwork design of a cruciform shape.  It is a very nice example in excellent condition.

OBJECT: Belt stud/fitting

CULTURE: Anglo-Saxon / Merovingian

DATE: c. 6th - 7th century A.D.

MATERIAL: Copper-alloy

SIZE: 19.21mm x 14.74mm x 4.23mm 

WEIGHT: 1.12 grams

PROVENANCE: From a European private collection, Germany.