Medieval Viking Gilt Bronze Called Armour

Description
Medieval Viking Gilt Bronze Called Armour
Ca.1800 AD

Ca.700-900AD. An interesting Viking Era pair of chest plates; formed by multiple gilt bronze scales; the gilding suggests that this armor belonged to an important Viking warrior; Good condition; custom mount; 180x190mm/180x185mm;7.09x7.48/ 7.09x7.28in; 655gr; Provenance: From an old British collection, acquired on the UK art market in the 1980s.
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Lot details
Culture
Medieval Viking
Material
Gilt Bronze
Object
Called Armour
Century/ Timeframe
Ca.1800 AD
Condition
Good Condition, See Photo
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