Wool fragment of a very fine broken diamond twill weave, dyed, perhaps deriving from a tunic. Mounted. Excavated from drinking-vessel complex.
- early 7thC
- Excavated/Findspot: Sutton Hoo, Ship-burial Mound: 1
- (Europe,United Kingdom,England,Suffolk,Sutton (parish),Sutton Hoo)
- Length: 19 centimetres
- Width: 10 centimetres
Britain, Europe and Prehistory
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Object reference number: MCS4249
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