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  • Object type

  • Museum number


  • Description

    One box of aurochs horn, oak, maple wood, silver chloride, textile and clay-like residues from drinking horns 1939,1010.120-121.

  • Culture/period

  • Date

    • early 7thC
  • Findspot

  • Materials

  • Curator's comments


    Comey, M. G., 2013. The wooden drinking vessels in the Sutton Hoo assemblage: Materials, morphology and usage. In: Bintley, M. and Shapland, M. (eds.), Trees and Timber in the Anglo-Saxon World. Oxford: Oxford University Press

  • Location

    Not on display

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date


  • Acquisition notes

    Excavated 1939

  • Department

    Britain, Europe and Prehistory

  • Registration number


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