shield / rivet
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Iron disc from shield board with central rivet. the underside is covered with wood grain with inner layer of ?leather against the iron. The rivet is complete. Plus one capsule of iron fragments.
- Excavated/Findspot: Sutton Hoo, Visitor Centre, SF2205, Grave 0990
- (Europe,United Kingdom,England,Suffolk,Sutton (parish),Sutton Hoo)
- Diameter: 68 millimetres
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
- SF2205 (Small find number)
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Object reference number: MCS35076
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