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Merovingian jewellery (mid-7th cent.)

Merovingians, comtemporary plated (copper-gilt) copy of tremissis, Dronrijp type, mid-7th cent., with bust right (cf. MEC 1.518); 1.08g, with remains of copper-alloy loop. Found near King’s Lynn, Norfolk, 1999.

(CM.1147-1999)

Purchased from the Grierson Fund, 1999