Detail of shoulder area of Mold cape


British Museum

British Museum
London, United Kingdom

Detail of the shoulder area of the Mold Cape showing the decoration of ribs and bosses which was probably intended to mimic multiple strings of beads amid folds of cloth.


  • Title: Detail of shoulder area of Mold cape
  • Date Created: -1900/-1600
  • Place: Found/Acquired Mold
  • Period/culture: Early British Bronze Age
  • Material: Gold
  • Copyright: The Trustees of British Museum
  • British Museum website: 1836,0902.1

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