Bar Bracelets

Ornaments made from a simple bar of gold bent in a circular shape. Some of these bracelets are unfinished pieces.

Dating and areas of discovery

Date: 1400 - 1100 BC circa
Distribution: England

Examples

Bar Bracelet BERK-6863E4

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Bar bracelet BM 2010,8032.1

Penannular gold bar-bracelet, round in cross-section with flat abutting terminals. It has been bent into a D shape, the terminals expand very slightly and the light yellow surface is dulled by many small pits and scratches.

bar bracelet BM 1996,0902.38

Gold bracelet, penannular.