Shallow silver bowl, with a small beaded rim. In the centre of the bowl is an incised roundel, at the centre of an equal-armed cross running from below the rim. The background of the roundel and the arms of the cross are coarsely punched, to give a shaded effect. The arms of the cross are decorated with an incised star motif. The central roundel has six-pointed star with a floral design in centre. Segments of the roundel are filled with incised foliate patterns. One of set of ten bowls, 1939,1010.78-87; a pair with bowl 1939,1010.85.
- Excavated/Findspot: Sutton Hoo, Ship-burial Mound: 1
- (Europe,United Kingdom,England,Suffolk,Sutton (parish),Sutton Hoo)
- Diameter: 21.8 centimetres
- Depth: 4.8 centimetres
- Weight: 308 grammes
On display: G41/dc1/sB
1980 10 Mar-30 Sep, Sweden, Stockholm, Statens Historika Museum, The Vikings are Here
Britain, Europe and Prehistory
- 1939,1010.22a (former number)
Shallow silver bowl. Central inscribed roundel, in the centre of an equal-armed cross running from below rim. Arms of the cross decorated with chased star motif. Central roundel has six pointed star with floral design in centre. Segments of roundel filled with chased foliate patterns. Bowl has small beaded rim. One of set of ten, 1939,1010.78-87.
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Object reference number: MCS15173
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