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Silver drop-handle from bowl 1939,1010.77, incomplete; comprising a curve of metal with a hook at either end. Two flat, circular handle-mounts are looped onto the hooks, by which the handles were attached to the bowl.
- Excavated/Findspot: Sutton Hoo, Ship-burial Mound: 1
- (Europe,United Kingdom,England,Suffolk,Sutton (parish),Sutton Hoo)
- Length: 11.7 centimetres (max)
- Diameter: 4.3 centimetres (mount)
- Weight: 226 grammes (handles a and b together)
On display: G41/dc1/sB
Britain, Europe and Prehistory
Silver drop-handle from bowl 1939,1010.77, comprising a curve of metal with a hook at either end. Two flat, circular handle-mounts are looped onto the hooks, by which the handles were attached to the bowl.
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Object reference number: MCS15462
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