cloak / blanket
- Previous 0/8289
Wool fragment of coarse woollen 2/2 diagonal twill weave, mounted. Probably deriving from a coarse blanket or cloak. Excavated from drinking-horn complex. See also wool fragment 1939,1010.180.d.
- early 7thC
- Excavated/Findspot: Sutton Hoo, Ship-burial Mound: 1
- (Europe,United Kingdom,England,Suffolk,Sutton (parish),Sutton Hoo)
- Length: 16.5 centimetres
- Width: 13 centimetres
Britain, Europe and Prehistory
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Object reference number: MCS5995
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