Anglo Saxon copper alloy belt stud interlaced knotwork design
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.
SIZE: 19.21mm x 14.74mm x 4.23mm
WEIGHT: 1.12 grams
PROVENANCE: From a European private collection, Germany.
Pre 1600, Anglo-Saxon