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Nine fragments of wood, some with fragments of gold foil adhering; from shield 1939,1010.94.
- early 7thC
- Excavated/Findspot: Sutton Hoo, Ship-burial Mound: 1
- (Europe,United Kingdom,England,Suffolk,Sutton (parish),Sutton Hoo)
10 October 2005
Clean, consolidate, repair and repack, as necessary
Fragments of wood and leather(?) with some gold foil attached.
Leather?) with flapping gilding fragments consolidated with 5% Paraloid B72 (ethyl methacrylate copolymer) in Acetone (propan-1-one/dimethyl ketone)
Prehistory and Europe
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Object reference number: MCS16909
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