Buckle with oval iron loop and long tongue and rectangular copper alloy plates clenched by two rivets, with thin copper-alloy washers. Leather covers the tongue showing that the buckle was engaged on a strap at the time of burial. Two-strand cord survives between the plates, running around the rivets. One of a set of four with 1991,0411.2888.a-c.
- Excavated/Findspot: Sutton Hoo, Intervention: 48 Mound: 17 Feature: 358
- (Europe,United Kingdom,England,Suffolk,Sutton (parish),Sutton Hoo)
- Length: 19 millimetres
2002 12 Mar-present, Woodbridge, Suffolk, Sutton Hoo Visitor Centre, 'Burial Ground of the Kings', LT Loan.
Excavated 1982-1992. Excavation funded by The British Museum and the Society of Antiquaries, London.
Britain, Europe and Prehistory
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Object reference number: MCS24937
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