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bowl

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1946,1007.6

  • Description

    Silver flanged bowl; beaded rim; flange ornamented with figures of beasts, interspersed with human masks all in relief; central medallion of female human head.

  • Culture/period

  • Date

    • 4thC
  • Findspot

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Diameter: 266.7 millimetres
    • Height: 87.3 millimetres
    • Weight: 1271 grammes
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Position

        under flange
      • Inscription Comment

        a weight, pounced.
  • Bibliography

    • Painter 1977a bibliographic details
    • Hobbs 2008 bibliographic details
    • Hobbs & Jackson 2010 p. 151, fig. 121 bibliographic details
    • Roman Britain 1964 p. 40 bibliographic details
  • Location

    On display: G49/dc22

  • Exhibition history

    Exhibited:
    2003 22 Mar-12 Oct, Woodbridge, Sutton Hoo Exhibition Centre, Far Fetched Treasures

  • Subjects

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1946

  • Acquisition notes

    Found while ploughing, 1942

  • Department

    Britain, Europe and Prehistory

  • Registration number

    1946,1007.6


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