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Wheel-made earthenware bottle of coase gritty ware, oxidised grey-pink in colour, complete but with some lines of cracking. The bottle has a tall, narrow neck with a slightly everted rim. The body is conical with a flat base. There are three to four grooves running around the body.
- early 7thC
- Excavated/Findspot: Sutton Hoo, Ship-burial Mound: 1
- (Europe,United Kingdom,England,Suffolk,Sutton (parish),Sutton Hoo)
- Height: 15.1 centimetres
- Width: 8 centimetres (max)
- Diameter: 7.2 centimetres (base)
- Width: 3.6 centimetres (rim, external)
- Width: 2.5 centimetres (rim, internal)
- Thickness: 0.8 centimetres (max)
On display: G41/dc1/sF
2003 22 Mar-12 Oct, Woodbridge, Sutton Hoo Exhibition Centre, Far Fetched Treasures
1980 10 Mar-30 Sep, Sweden, Stockholm, Statens Historika Museum, The Vikings are Here
Britain, Europe and Prehistory
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Object reference number: MCS13264
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