Acquisition (From) :: Pretty, Edith M to The British Museum ::, Acquisition date :: 1939 ::, Bibliograpic reference :: Bruce-Mitford 1983 Figs. 546a-e ::, Consists of :: silver ::, Dimension Length :: 2.14cm ::, Dimension Width :: 1.06cm ::, Found (in) :: Sutton Hoo ::, Object type :: shoe-buckle :: ?, Object type :: strap-fitting ::, Production Period / Culture :: Early Anglo-Saxon ::, Production date :: early 7thC ::
Silver strap-end, plain; damaged, consisting of two pieces joined together. Part of one rivet and an indentation for a second rivet-hole at the broad edge. A number of cuts radiate from one corner near the broad edge, on one face of the strap-end. Backing of a silver buckle (?). Excavated from Area C and shoes complex.