Iron nail; very fragmentary; with residues.
- Excavated/Findspot: Sutton Hoo, Ship-burial Mound: 1
- (Europe,United Kingdom,England,Suffolk,Sutton (parish),Sutton Hoo)
- Length: 4.4 centimetres
Not on display
2 December 2005
Reason for treatment
Repair, consolidate and re-pack as necessary.
Multiple fragments in unsuitable packing.Surface pitted and corroding.
No joins found. Corrosion removed mechanically with air-abrasive using Aluminium oxide, No1 powder. Packed object with a plastazote lining within a crystal box. The box was labelled with the registration number on the lid and on a tyvek label inserted under the packing.
Britain, Europe and Prehistory
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Object reference number: MCS14422
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