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Strap End: CM.621-2010

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Current Location: In storage


Anglo-Saxon (Ascribed culture)



A small triangular copper-alloy strap-end. Split end with two intact rivets. Zoomorphic terminal with lunette eyes. Simple scratched decoration; circle with a cross in it. Thomas class B.

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (2010-07-12) by Slack, Paul


Early Medieval
800 - 999

Components of the work

Object composed of copper alloy Weight 1.72 g
Whole Object Height 4.6 mm Length 29.6 mm Width 8.7 mm

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.621-2010
Primary reference Number: 183771
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 8 June 2023 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

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Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Coins and Medals

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