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Early Medieval (400AD - 1099AD)

Stidriggs Hoard

Ring and staple fragments from the Stidriggs Hoard

Period:
Iron Age
Description:

Iron ring, and three broken long staples. The staples could be used for securing planks of wood together, or for fitting hinges.

Materials/Media:
Iron
Dimensions:
whole ring fragment: diameter 42mm
Source:
Dumfries Museum & Camera Obscura
Accession number:
DUMFM:1989.2.15.1=4
Digital Number:
DMMA001q
Copyright:
Dumfries & Galloway Council