Pendant card

Courtesy of National Museums Liverpool, World Museum

Pendant

M10328

Currently not on display

Information

Miniature amulet/perfume flask constructed from sheet gold, in the form of a small, squat, conical amphora or situla with deep, rounded shoulder and pointed base; on each side of the round hole in its top is set a large suspension ring with beaded outer edge; four granules surround the opening in a square outline. The beaded wire borders were formed by filing. Slightly dented, and the pin/cap for the flask is missing.