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Three plain and undecorated copper alloy bosses from shield 1939,1010.94. Hollow, with central pin for attachment to the collar of the large central shield boss. One is well preserved, the other two with modern fibreglass repairs.
- early 7thC
- Excavated/Findspot: Sutton Hoo, Ship-burial Mound: 1
- (Europe,United Kingdom,England,Suffolk,Sutton (parish),Sutton Hoo)
- Diameter: 3.3 centimetres
Britain, Europe and Prehistory
Reconstruction of the Sutton Hoo shield, using original gold and garnet fittings and modern replica fittings on a modern wooden shield board. Original fittings used in the reconstruction are separately registered.
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Object reference number: MCS16769
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