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IRISH ANTIQUITY

Object Name

Ear-ring

Description

Graeco-Roman style ear-ring with pendant, in the form of central European 'Celtic' bracelet. In Accession Register A5279 and A5280 described as two gold ornaments, finder unknown but blieved found within 7 miles of Limavady. RS No.s as 113/114.1992. End consists of a Graeco-Roman style earring with hemisperical boss, and a Celtic slip-type bracelet as the pendant. Iron Age.

Materials

gold

Place Collected

Northern Ireland: County Londonderry: Limavady (near ?)
Limavady (near ?)

Catalogue Number

BELUM.A5280

Copyright

National Museums NI