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Mount fragment: CM.162-2000

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Current Location: In storage


Anglo-Saxon (Ascribed culture)



A fragment of Anglo-Saxon decorative metalwork, broken from a larger object. Decoration is gilt chip-carve.

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (2000-03-06) by Winterton, Robert


Early Medieval
700 - 799


Gilt Chip-Carve

Components of the work

Object composed of copper alloy Weight 1.64 g

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.162-2000
Primary reference Number: 183791
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 11 January 2023 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

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Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Coins and Medals

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