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Silver counter-plate to a buckle, damaged, with the tip and part of one long edge missing. At the broad edge are two rivets-holes, one with a dome-headed rivet in situ. Decorated with a punched design similar to buckles 1939,1010.137 and 138, with a band of punched triangles running along the edges, and anothed running down the centre line of the plate. 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 centimetres
- Width: 1.7 centimetres (max)
1980 10 Mar-30 Sep, Sweden, Stockholm, Statens Historika Museum, The Vikings are Here
Britain, Europe and Prehistory
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Object reference number: MCS16955
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