Large iron ring, flattened in section, with pieces of copper alloy adhering. Large extension at one edge (7.6 x 2 cm) forming attachment to handle-mount of cauldron 1939,1010.113, the whole being a looped cauldron handle. Some wood attached.
- early 7thC
- Excavated/Findspot: Sutton Hoo, Ship-burial Mound: 1
- (Europe,United Kingdom,England,Suffolk,Sutton (parish),Sutton Hoo)
- Diameter: 14 centimetres
Britain, Europe and Prehistory
Copper alloy strip of everted rim from cauldron 1939,1010.113. Backed in places with riveted iron strips, and attached to a large piece of body composed of several small pieces mounted together. Also adhering is most of a riveted iron handle-mount.
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Object reference number: MCS4380
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