Saxon strap ends



Saxon strap ends

Strap ends for belts to prevent fraying and make them easier to thread. They would have been expensive items and would have been viewed as a form of jewellery. They have an intricate design of interwined lines and animal shapes.

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Record number:CT21.015
Simple name:saxon archeaology
Classification term:rich histories
Period:Saxon
Date:410 AD 1066