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Miniature gold strap-end, tongue-shaped, plain and hollow. There are two rivets at the open end, the heads and ends filed away so that they fit flush with both surfaces of the strap-end.
- early 7thC
- Excavated/Findspot: Sutton Hoo, Ship-burial Mound: 1
- (Europe,United Kingdom,England,Suffolk,Sutton (parish),Sutton Hoo)
- Length: 1.1 centimetres
- Width: 1 centimetres
- Weight: 1.57 grammes
1980 10 Mar-30 Sep, Sweden, Stockholm, Statens Historika Museum, The Vikings are Here
Britain, Europe and Prehistory
- 1939,10-10,12 (former number)
Group of Objects
Plain gold strap-runner in form of tongueless buckle. Consists of an oblong loop, oval in section, caught in a rectangular plate which is doubled over the loop and cut away at the loop edge. Plate is secured by two plaingold rivets with collars.
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Object reference number: MCS15420
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