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Bone comb fragment; including teeth; from comb III E 765 18.
- early 7thC
- Excavated/Findspot: Sutton Hoo, Ship-burial Mound: 1
- (Europe,United Kingdom,England,Suffolk,Sutton (parish),Sutton Hoo)
27 February 2006
Reason for treatment
Fix detaced fragments if possible. Pack and relabel as agreed with curator.
Fragile piece(s) of bone requires packing for support.
Packed in polystyrene box with Jiffy foam and/or Plastezote as necessary.Labels packed in polyethylene bag to be stored separately.
Britain, Europe and Prehistory
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Object reference number: MCS3985
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