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Glenfaba Hoard Armlet

Date made: deposited c.AD 1035

Description: Twisted silver wire armlet. One terminal broken off in antiquity. Other terminal damaged at one end - diamond-shaped with impressed dot decoration around outer edge of surface. Whole armlet has been compressed in antiquity so that terminals overlap by 43mm. Of a complexity of manufacture similiar to that of the Greeba gold ring (IOMMM 1983-0012).

Measurements: 57mm; 53.68g; 91%

Materials: silver

Date found: 25 March 2003

Object name: Armlet

Collection: Archaeology Collection

ID number: 2004-0123/490


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