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Lyre; maplewood lyre piece.
- Excavated/Findspot: Sutton Hoo, Ship-burial Mound: 1
- (Europe,United Kingdom,England,Suffolk,Sutton (parish),Sutton Hoo)
1 September 1967 - 11 September 1967
Musical instrument from Sutton Hoo
Check for traces of metallic corrosion in groove at end of arm.
Analysis materials group
Main type of investigation
- Emission Spectroscopy
Analysis reference number
Britain, Europe and Prehistory
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Object reference number: MCS11511
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