Bracelet with serrated bar stamp card

Bracelet with serrated bar stamp

MLL.2007.5.6
Broad-band arm-ring or bracelet decorated with serrated bar stamp. Penannular, with punched ornament; complete. Bent roughly inhalf and flattened, it tapers slightly from its mid-portion to slightly flared terminals, one more so than the other. The outer face is ornamented with a row of vertical (transverse) bar-stamping formed with a punch of amorphous blobs, to either side of a central double diagonal cross formed by two parallel impressions, and terminating at both ends with a diagonal cross followed by a single vertical impression. Discovered as part of the Huxley Hoard. Width 18mm (min) - 21mm (max) Height 9mm (min) - 11mm (max) Thickness 2mm