Unique ID: NLM1113

Object type certainty: Certain
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Fragment of a sword blade. blunt edges.


Broad period: BRONZE AGE
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: BRONZE AGE [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Date from: Circa 1000 BC
Date to: 800 BC

Dimensions and weight

Length: 71.4 mm
Width: 25.6 mm
Thickness: 16.8 mm
Weight: 63.51 g
Quantity: 1

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 8th October 1998

Personal details

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Recorded by: Marina Elwes - [ view all attributed records]

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Materials and construction

Manufacture method: Cast [scope notes | view all attributed records]

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Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands
County: Lincolnshire
District: South Kesteven
To be known as: SOUTH KESTEVEN

Spatial coordinates

Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1000 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector [scope notes]
General landuse: Other[scope notes]
Specific landuse: Unknown[scope notes]

References cited

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Created: Wednesday 16th December 1998
Updated: Thursday 24th February 2011

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