- Museum number
Iron holder, of oblong shape, hollow interior with grid attern on one face, with rounded end to which is bolted a pointed hook. Another bolt at the open end, the sides pierced to take a riveted fitting; the fitting survives on one side but not on the other. The upper surface incised A 1678.
- Production date
Length: 22.30 centimetres (including hook)
Width: 11.50 centimetres
- Curator's comments
- According to the Wellcome collection slip, this pbejct was 'Acquired by Mr. Malcolm Sept 1926 from Mr F. Morse Rummell, near Bergen, Norway' for 10/-.
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- 1954 (?)
- Acquisition notes
- Possibly part of 1954 transfer of items from the Wellcome Collection.
- Britain, Europe and Prehistory
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
Previous owner/ex-collection number: 48405 (Wellcome Collection original printed label)