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METAL WORKING DEBRIS

Unique ID: SF-4ED146

Object type certainty: Certain
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A cast copper-alloy metal working casting jet or sprue which could be Bronze Age or later in date. Conical in shape measuring 23.95mm in height and 25.16mm in width, it is 19.28mm in thickness.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: BRONZE AGE
Period from: BRONZE AGE
Period to: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa 1150 BC
Date to: AD 1650

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 23.95 mm
Width: 25.16 mm
Weight: 21.53 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 1st April 2006

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Faye Minter
Identified by: Miss Faye Minter

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Completeness: Complete

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Suffolk (County)
District: St. Edmundsbury (District)
To be known as: Little Saxham

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: SF
Created: 12 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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