Trench 3 has produced its own glass bead this week:
The bead’s blue colour is quite clear. The find has been provisionally identified as a melon bead of a Roman or potentially Anglo Saxon date. In addition to the bead, trench 3 has produced several rings of chainmail:
This iron ring joins several others that have been recovered from Trench 3 in previous seasons, and adds to the large number of metal finds from our biggest trench.