Amulet, consisting of bronze wire ring, diam. 3.3cm, made of unusually thick wire, with tightly twisted knots, which is threaded through a bored animal's heel bone. Iron corrosion on ring.
Grave IDKingston Down Grave 142
Catalogue NumberM 6279
Materialcopper alloy, worked animal bone, organic (Sonia Hawkes Material Notes; bronze, animal bone) (Antiquarian Material; brass, animal bone)
Complete Keyword List (Including Alternatives)other pendant, slip-knot ring (Sonia Hawkes Keyword; amulet, wire ring) (Antiquarian Keyword; ringle)
LocationNational Museums Liverpool