Iron fragment from bucket rim with clip, silver circular mount or escutcheon and part of twisted iron handle. Wood ahering between the rim and the back of the clip. The surface of the fragment is very uneven, corroded and with sand adhering.
- early 7thC
- Excavated/Findspot: Sutton Hoo, Ship-burial Mound: 1
- (Europe,United Kingdom,England,Suffolk,Sutton (parish),Sutton Hoo)
- Length: 6.7 centimetres
- Width: 6.3 centimetres
Reference: Cook, Jean, M., Early Anglo-Saxon Buckets. A Corpus of Copper Alloy- and Iron –bound, Stave-built Vessels, Oxford University School of Archaeology: Monograph 60, Institute of Archaeology, University of Oxford, cat. no. 234 (p. 90)
Britain, Europe and Prehistory
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Object reference number: MCS8571
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