Threefold cross knot P16b

Decorative knot in the shape of a bar with three simple extensions made from double brass or silver wire. Size approx. 9mm x 24mm.

Reproduction of P16b from Birka grave 524. The original is made from double gold wire, size approx. 9mm x 24mm. Found together with the threefold and the big cross knot in the chest area of the grave.

There were further passaments and tablet woven trims in the rich chamber grave.

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Prices

  • Brass: €10.00*
  • Silver: €12.00*

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* Final price, no value added tax according to § 19 UStG.

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References

  • Geijer, Agnes (1938). Birka. Untersuchungen und Studien III. Die Textilfunde aus den Gräbern. Uppsala
  • SHM web archive: Item Nr. 617962 (All cross knots from grave 524) - The threefold cross knot on picture 349367
  • SHM web archive: Grave 524