Anglo-Saxon house with a shingle roof.
Sometimes wooden shingles were used instead of reeds. This was dependant on what natural resources were avaiable. Shingle was cheaper than thatch.
This represents a typical large sized Anglo-Saxon dwelling. These were usually one large room where food was cooked, meals were eaten and the inhabitants slept.
Length 36mm, width 29mm, height 23mm.
Sculpted by Philip Page (6milPhil).