Seller: wear-the-past (2,024) 99.7%, Location: Salisbury, Ships to: Worldwide, Item: 371788497343 This is a superb Bronze Age ribbed bracelet, dating to c. 1500 - 1250 B.C. The bracelet is a classic Rowlands type 3.A. with a series of five evenly spaced ribs on the exterior surface, the terminals rounded. This is a large and imposing 'cuff' type bracelet, intact with a patchy hoard patina (easily cleaned). It is a well-known type of Middle Bronze Age bracelet, produced and traded throughout Europe. Similar examples in gold with rolled terminals, are well documented.OBJECT: Ribbed Cuff BraceletCULTURE: Bronze AgeDATE: c. 1500 - 1250 B.C.MATERIAL: BronzeSIZE: 57.88mm x 40.45mm x 3.56mmWEIGHT: 97.2 gramsPROVENANCE: Ex. European private collectionThis item is guaranteed authentic and dates to the period described. A written guarantee can be provided on request. We accept returns if you are not satisfied with your purchase.I am a fully qualified Archaeologist and small finds specialist. All items can be viewed in person on request at Grays, Mayfair in London. Please see my website for details Condition: very good excavated condition, iron pin missing as usual., Type: Bracelet, Provenance: Ex. European private collection, Material: Bronze, Culture: Bronze Age, Date: c. 1500 - 1250 B.C.