Gilt plaster rim-mount from shield 1939,1010.94 in form of animal head. Rivet in situ at forehead. Cabochon garnet eyes, eyebrows in relief but broken off, and snout missing. Fragmentary.
- early 7thC
- Excavated/Findspot: Sutton Hoo, Ship-burial Mound: 1
- (Europe,United Kingdom,England,Suffolk,Sutton (parish),Sutton Hoo)
- Length: 3 centimetres
- Width: 1 centimetres
Not on display
Britain, Europe and Prehistory
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Object reference number: MCS16356
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