- Previous 0/1673
Box containing wood fragment covered with leather with rivet holes, and two fragments of wood and leather with gold foil adhering; from shield 1939,1010.94.
- early 7thC
- Excavated/Findspot: Sutton Hoo, Ship-burial Mound: 1
- (Europe,United Kingdom,England,Suffolk,Sutton (parish),Sutton Hoo)
Britain, Europe and Prehistory
Wood fragment covered with leather with rivet holes, and 2 fragments of wood & leather with gold foil attached; from shield no.94. Red paint on wood (may be splash from numbering), image width 18mm
If you’ve noticed a mistake or have any further information about this object, please email: email@example.com
Object reference number: MCS16925
British Museum collection data is also available in the W3C open data standard, RDF, allowing it to join and relate to a growing body of linked data published by organisations around the world.
The Museum makes its collection database available to be used by scholars around the world. Donations will help support curatorial, documentation and digitisation projects.