Cultures/periods: Middle Anglo-Saxon
Production date: 8thC
Excavated/Findspot: Europe: British Isles: England: Northamptonshire: Nassington
Materials: silver; gold
Round base silver disc, slightly convex, gilt on front side, with silver domed rivet through center. Reserved border decorated with circular punches. The reserved cross in the center, also decorated with circular punches, forms four panels with a chip-cut counter-relief lace decoration. Circular riveted holes towards the edge of the disc on the two opposite arms of the cross. The item may be part of a brooch with a solid pin.