Grave Goods - detail

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Date:1922 - 1923 (c.)

Description:The grave goods from a female burial.

From left to right:

An iron knife with an bronze ferrule (strengthening ring) between the blade and the tang (point) that was inserted into the handle. 95mm long.

Three bronze toilet implements including a pricker, an ear scoop (58mm) and a pair of tweezers (30mm).

6th Century A.D.
1922/23 excavations (Grave 28)

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Donor ref:SBT 1923-8 (52/11705)

Source: Shakespeare Birthplace Trust, Museums Department

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