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Exploring the Past through the Work of E.T. Leeds and A2A
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ANGLO-SAXON OXFORDSHIRE

ANGLO-SAXON BURIALS AT EYNSHAM

In 1952 four burials were discovered during the construction of a housing estate, but relatively few finds were recovered.

Sword (AN1971.1046)
Sword found at Eynsham (AN1971.1046)

Several objects which were found by Cyril Whitlock during the 1950s were presented to the Ashmolean Museum in 1971.

Bucket mounts (AN1971.1055)
Copper alloy bucket mounts from Eynsham (AN1971.1055)

REFERENCES:

A. MacGregor and E. Bolick (1993) Summary Catalogue of the Anglo-Saxon Collections (Non- Ferrous Metals), BAR British Series 230.

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