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Updated: 14 April 2015
Gilt copper alloy stud from strap of shield 1939,1010.94, comprising a plain hollow pyramid with concave sides and a square base, and with a small rivet hole in the top. The stud is not quite complete: one side is contorted, and the gilt is patchy in places. One of a pair with stud 1939,1010.94.I.3.
- early 7thC
- Excavated/Findspot: Sutton Hoo, Ship-burial Mound: 1
- (Europe,United Kingdom,England,Suffolk,Sutton (parish),Sutton Hoo)
- Length: 1.5 centimetres
- Width: 1.5 centimetres
Britain, Europe and Prehistory
Group of Objects
Gilt copper alloy stud from strap of shield 1939,1010.94, comprising a plain hollow pyramid with concave sides and a square base, and with a small rivet hole in the top. One of a pair with stud 1939,1010.94.I.4.
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Object reference number: MCS16129
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