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Medieval Bronze IHS Purse Bar

Antiquities - Medieval


Lot No. 1145

Circa late 15th-early 16th century AD. A cast bronze purse bar with swivelling loop, pierced flanges to the underside; the arms decorated with inlaid silver saltires and fretwork extending across the rear D-shaped central panel, IHS to the front face. Bronze, 85 grams, 15 cm (5 3/4").

Condition: Fine condition.

Provenance: Ex Barker collection; acquired in the 1970's-1980's. Found on the Thames foreshore.

Estimate: £150 - 200 (EUR 180 - 240; USD 250 - 340)

Auction date: Wednesday 14th March 2012 - Coins & 15-16 March 2012 - Antiquities at The Swedenborg Hall Coins & Antiquities

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