strap-fitting / shoe-buckle
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Silver strap-end, plain; damaged, consisting of two pieces joined together. Part of one rivet and an indentation for a second rivet-hole at the broad edge. A number of cuts radiate from one corner near the broad edge, on one face of the strap-end. Backing of a silver buckle (?). Excavated from Area C and shoes complex.
- early 7thC
- Excavated/Findspot: Sutton Hoo, Ship-burial Mound: 1
- (Europe,United Kingdom,England,Suffolk,Sutton (parish),Sutton Hoo)
- Length: 2.14 centimetres
- Width: 1.06 centimetres
11 November 2005
Consolidate, repair and re-pack as necesaary.
Object in unsuitable packing.
Packed object with a plastazote lining within a crystal box. The box was labelled with the registration number on the lid and on a tyvek label inserted under the packing.
Britain, Europe and Prehistory
There is no image of this object, or there may be copyright restrictions
Object reference number: MCS16968