Lot 873

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

Works of Art, Asiatica, Antiquities | A90kua | Live auction | 380 Lots

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 post-auction sales to our "Works of Art, Asiatica, Antiquities" auction from November 22, 2021 has already started, and will run all the way through December 23, 2021. Until then you can purchase all unsold lots at the starting price plus the buyers premium.