Bronze Bowl

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Date:1922 - 1923 (c.)

Description:Large bronze bowl, made from a single sheet of metal and with traces of the original iron suspension handle. The bowl was discovered resting on a piece of wood, over the skull of a warrior buried with his shield.

6th Century A.D.
195mm x 250mm diameter
1922/23 excavations (Grave 182)

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Donor ref:SBT 1923-8/5 (52/11691)

Source: Shakespeare Birthplace Trust, Museums Department

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