LVPL-9F9120: LVPL-9F9120

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Unique ID: LVPL-9F9120

Object type certainty: Possibly
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Metal bar, rectangular in shape which narrows at one end and has a raised central rib, decorated with pincer type ornament. The original function of the object is unclear.


Analysis of the metal identified it as an alloy of tin and lead.

the precious metal content of the find is below 10% and therefore it falls outside the provisions of the Treasure Act 1996.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Treasure details

Treasure case tracking number: 2010T175


Broad period: UNKNOWN

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 35.95 mm
Width: 10.98 mm
Thickness: 4.04 mm
Weight: 7 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 28th February 2010

Rally details.

This object was found at Rawhead

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Vanessa Oakden
Identified by: Ms Vanessa Oakden

Other reference numbers

Treasure case number: 2010T175

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Manufacture method: Cast
Completeness: Fragment

Spatial metadata

Region: North West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Cheshire East (Unitary Authority)
District: Cheshire East (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Bickerton

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: Recorded at a rally
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

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

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: LVPL
Created: 8 years ago
Updated: 7 years ago

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