Tyne and Wear HER(404): Monkwearmouth, Anglo-Saxon architectural fragment - Details
Monkwearmouth, Anglo-Saxon architectural fragment
An architectural fragment in local dolomite, 6.5 cm high x 10.5 cm wide x 5 cm deep, with two carved faces containing a fragment of interlace. May be part of the same piece as HER 401 and 403. It was found in 1966 and is thought to date to the late 7th century A.D.
<< HER 404 >> G. Adcock, 1974, A study of the types of interlace on Northumbrian sculpture Durham University, Unpublished M Phil thesis, 70, pl. 7B R.J. Cramp, 1984, Corpus of Anglo-Saxon Stone Sculpture, Vol. I, Pt 1 131-2, Pt 2 pl. 124.686-7 (Monkwearmouth 20)