Find Spot record BUN 136 - Findspot of an Anglo Saxon pale green glass cup, probably from a burial
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|Grid reference||Centred TM 34 89 (1000m by 1000m) (Approximate)|
|Civil Parish||BUNGAY, WAVENEY, SUFFOLK|
Type and Period (1)
A perfect cup of pale green glass now in the British Museum, and doubtless came from a burial, ... 5 inches in height, and has a spiral thread round the neck and applied threads springing from the base in the form of petals. Compare one in Ipswich Museum (S1).
Applied horizontal rings and radiate design from base (S2). Applied horizontal trails and radiate design on base (S3). An Anglo-Saxon pouch bottle with neck spiral and body zigzag with rounded base was found at Bungay (S4).
Formerly recorded as BUN MISC
- <R1> SSF110 (No record type): Akerman, J.. Akerman, Remains of Pagan Saxondom, 1855, 51, plate 25, figure 1.
- <S1> SSF54455 Bibliographic reference: 1911. VCH Suffolk 1. 333-334 (ill).
- <S2> SSF50070 Museum Record Card: Ipswich Museum. IPSMG card. IPSMG, card Bungay AS, undated.
- <R2> SSF7238 (No record type): Harden D B, Dark Age Britain, 1956, 163 (ill).
- <S3> SSF18208 (No record type): SAU (West S E), undated.
- <S4> SSF15265 (No record type): OS,card TM38NW22, 1978.
- FSF3961: BOTTLE (Saxon - 410 AD? to 1065 AD?)
- None recorded
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Record last edited
Apr 18 2018 3:02PM