TimeLine Auctions Antiquities - Day 4 - Friday 23rd February 2018
Viking Silver Bead. 9th-11th century AD. A barrel-shaped silver bead with helical ribbing. 0.77 grams,
9.02mm (1/4"") Fine condition, usage wear. Property of a gentleman; acquired in the 1970s. See Hårdh, B. Silver in the Viking Age. A Regional-Economic Study, Acta Archaeologica Lundensia no.25, Stockholm, 1996 for discussion.