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Copper alloy strap-end, rectangular in shape with one end rounded and the other open. The open end contains traces of linen. Two rivet shanks were revealed by radiography but cannot be seen externally. The strap-end is slightly corroded. Excavated from Area C and shoes complex.
- early 7thC
- Excavated/Findspot: Sutton Hoo, Ship-burial Mound: 1
- (Europe,United Kingdom,England,Suffolk,Sutton (parish),Sutton Hoo)
- Length: 2.73 centimetres
- Width: 1.57 centimetres
- Thickness: 0.2 centimetres (max)
11 November 2005
Consolidate, repair and re-pack as necesaary.
Object in unsuitable packing.
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.
Prehistory and Europe
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Object reference number: MCS13161
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