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Lot 0311
**Originally Listed At $200**

Northern Europe, Viking / Norse culture, ca. 800 to 1100 CE. A wonderful ensemble of five cast-bronze openwork barrel beads, each with a bulbous body composed of four curved bands and cylindrical terminals with pronounced rims. A layer of pale- or emerald-green patina envelops the surface of each. Size of largest (all are fairly similar in size): 1.5" L (3.8 cm).

Provenance: private Orange County, California, USA collection

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All items have age-commensurate surface wear, minor losses to cylindrical terminals and vertical bars, with light earthen and mineral deposits throughout.

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Lot of 5 Viking Bronze Barrel Beads

Estimate $400 - $600Feb 26, 2018
Louisville, CO, USA