Lot 873

A large Viking bronze disc, 9th - 11th century

Works of Art, Asiatica, Antiquities | A90kua | Live auction | 876 Lots

Post-auction sale

Post-auction sale

Description

Flat decorative disc whose overlapping ends are riveted. The opening inside is covered by a second, small disc. It is attached to the larger one by means of an eyelet. The rim of the larger disc is decorated with three rows of bosses. Both plates decorated with further bosses and geometric patterns in tremolo stitch. Exquisite patina! Isolated small losses at the rim. Diameter 13 cm.

Provenance: South German private collection. Acquired on the British art market.

Condition: II Questions about the lot?

General Information

The auction starts on Monday, Nov. 22, 2021 at 10 am (CET). Lot no. 1 - 879. The pre-sale view will take place from 15 - 20 Nov. 2021 in our auction rooms at Bretonischer Ring 3 in 85630 Grasbrunn / Munich from 11 am to 5 pm (CET).