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BYZANTINE MARRIAGE RING 6th-7th century AD  A substantial gold marriage ring with faceted shank decorated with small rosette surrounded by pellets where it joins the bezel; square bezel is engraved with image of a male and female facing each other with small cross above and between the two. 11 grams, 22.35mm overall, 18.32mm internal diameter

A substantial gold marriage ring with faceted shank decorated with small rosette surrounded by pellets where it joins the bezel; square bezel is engraved with image of a male and female facing each other with small cross above and between the two.

ANGLO-SAXON POLYCHROME BEAD NECKLACE 6th-7th century AD  A restrung necklace of glass beads of mainly spherical, barrel-shaped and tubular types, many with mosaic glass inserts or appliqués. 81 grams, 27cm

Anglo-Saxon Polychrome Bead Necklace A restrung necklace of glass beads of mainly spherical, barrel-shaped and tubular types, many with mosaic glass inserts or appliqués. 81 grams, Very fine condition, some abrasion.

GOTHIC BUCKLE WITH DRAGONS 5th-7th century AD  A bronze buckle with elliptical plate decorated with three spheres at one end, the body pierced and with striated border and dots in the border; wide buckle with two dragon heads curling below. 23 grams, 61mm

GOTHIC BUCKLE WITH DRAGONS century AD A bronze buckle with elliptical plate decorated with three spheres at one end, the body pierced and with striated border and dots in the border; wide buckle with two dragon heads curling below.

BYZANTINE OPENWORK BUCKLE 6th-8th century AD  A silver single-piece openwork buckle and plate with a vegetation motif featuring two seed pods. 19.8 grams, 48mm

BYZANTINE OPENWORK BUCKLE century AD A silver single-piece openwork buckle and plate with a vegetation motif featuring two seed pods.

ANGLO-SAXON GOLD RING WITH CLOISONNE HOUND'S HEAD 8th-9th century AD  A gold ring with plain shank with round bezel with open cells around the edge; in the centre gold wire cells filled with white and green cloisonné enamel forming the head of a hound. 3 grams, 20.44mm overall, 19.23mm internal diameter

A gold ring with plain shank with round bezel with open cells around the edge; in the centre gold wire cells filled with white and green cloisonné enamel forming the head of a hound.

BYZANTINE EARRING PAIR 7th-10th century AD  A matched pair of earrings, each with round-section shank, polyhedral body with multiple strands of ropework enclosing triangular panels, loop to the underside, pyramids of granulation attached to panels; one earring with a hole to the rear. 20 grams total, 31mm

A matched pair of earrings, each with round-section shank, polyhedral body with multiple strands of ropework enclosing triangular panels, loop to the underside, pyramids of granulation attached to panels; one earring with a hole to the rear.

BYZANTINE GOLD RING WITH VICTORY INTAGLIO 5th-7th century AD  A flat-section gold hoop with expanding shoulders, pierced scroll detailing, flat plaque with discoid cell and collar, inset with possibly later carnelian cloison with intaglio motif of winged Victory standing with spear. 7.44 grams, 23mm overall, 16.00 x 20.45mm internal diameter

A flat-section gold hoop with expanding shoulders, pierced scroll detailing, flat plaque with discoid cell and collar, inset with possibly later carnelian cloison with intaglio motif of winged Victory standing with spear.

BYZANTINE GOLD FILIGREE PENDANT WITH TURQUOISE CABOCHON 6th-8th century AD  A hollow rectangular fabricated pendant with chamfered sides, granulation to the border; triangular granule details to the sides and upper face, central cell with turquoise cabochon; recess to the lower face for attachment of a second element. 1.30 grams, 17 mm

A hollow rectangular fabricated pendant with chamfered sides, granulation to the border; triangular granule details to the sides and upper face, central cell with turquoise cabochon; recess to the lower face for attachment of a second element.

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