Gold Ornaments

Some rare examples of late Bronze Age gold jewellery. These gold bracelets appear to designed with children in mind due to their size. As of the end of 2014, these are still being process by the Portable Antiquities Scheme and so are still plugged with earth.
Collection holder:
The British Museum and The Portable Antiquities Scheme
Collection description:
The following is taken from the Treasure report written by Neil Wilkin (Curator of European Bronze Age collection) Descriptive catalogue Note on numbering, terminology and weight: The gold ornaments were recovered in three nested 'sets' and have be ...more
Date:
-1500--1100
Rights:
© The Trustees of the British Museum and The Portable Antiquities Scheme
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