replica / cup / bottle
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Plaster replica of squat walnut burr-wood cup or small bottle, fitted with original silver-gilt rim. This rim has a horizontally grooved collar below, comprising a broad shallow groove in the centre with one groove above and two further grooves below. The fitting is secured by three grooved silver clips which run from the exterior to the interior of the vessel, secured with rivets.
- early 7thC
- Excavated/Findspot: Sutton Hoo, Ship-burial Mound: 1
- (Europe,United Kingdom,England,Suffolk,Sutton (parish),Sutton Hoo)
- Diameter: 2.6 centimetres (rim internal)
- Diameter: 3.1 centimetres (rim external)
Britain, Europe and Prehistory
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Object reference number: MCS16121
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