Fragmentary iron angon-head, with a lump of corrosion at the tip. Two barbs leave the shank at 6.3cm from the tip, both just over 5.1cm in length.
- early 7thC
- Excavated/Findspot: Sutton Hoo, Ship-burial Mound: 1
- (Europe,United Kingdom,England,Suffolk,Sutton (parish),Sutton Hoo)
- Swanton A2 type
- Length: 77 centimetres (overall)
- Length: 13.2 centimetres (from barbs to point)
- Diameter: 2 centimetres (socket (incomplete))
- Diameter: 1.2 centimetres (stem)
1980 10 Mar-30 Sep, Sweden, Stockholm, Statens Historika Museum, The Vikings are Here
Prehistory and Europe
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Object reference number: MCS8316
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