Iron Buckle with oval loop, and rectangular plates, one of which is pierced by a copper-alloy rivet which has associated leather. The large buckle pin has a curving end and possibly the beginnings of an expanded attachment point. On the loop are small patches of abraded mineralised textile.
- Excavated/Findspot: Sutton Hoo, Visitor Centre, SF2055, Grave 0676
- (Europe,United Kingdom,England,Suffolk,Sutton (parish),Sutton Hoo)
- Width: 25 Missing value (buckle loop)
- Width: 16 millimetres (plates)
- Length: 17 millimetres (Plates)
2013 22 Mar-27 Oct, Woodbridge, Sutton Hoo Visitor Centre, Before Sutton Hoo
Finds were discovered during the archaeological excavations before the Visitor Centre was constructed. The National trust donated all of the finds to the British Museum.
Prehistory and Europe
- SF2055 (Small find number)
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Object reference number: MCS35068
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