Tyne and Wear HER(403): Monkwearmouth, Anglo-Saxon architectural fragment - Details
Monkwearmouth, Anglo-Saxon architectural fragment
An architectural fragment in fine-grained yellow sandstone, 6.8 cm high x 8.5 cm wide x 4 cm deep. It has two carved faces one of which suggests it may originally have been joined with HER no. 401. It was found in 1966 and is thought to date to the late 7th century A.D.
<< HER 403 >> G. Adcock, 1974, A study of the types of interlace on Northumbrian sculpture Durham University, Unpublished M Phil thesis, 69-71, pl. 7A R.J. Cramp, 1984, Corpus of Anglo-Saxon Stone Sculpture, Vol. I, Pt 1 131, Pt 2 pl. 124.683 (Monkwearmouth 19)