PAS: Finds Review - 26 February 2021
Here is my pick of the finds recorded on the PAS database in the previous week. A total of 199 finds were recorded in the week to 26 February 2021.
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Sword Pommel Cap
PAS ID: SUR-616912
Found: Milton Keynes
An Anglo-Saxon cast copper-alloy sword pommel cap, “cocked hat” type. The pommel cap is the tip of the hilt that anchors the hilt fittings to the sword blade.
A large number of highly decorated pommel caps were found in the Staffordshire Hoard.