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Unique ID: SUSS-63CE10

Object type certainty: Certain
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Two pieces of copper alloy casting waste. The larger of the two pieces is an irregular lump with metal mixed with cinders and other casting waste. The smaller of the two pieces is a drop shape with a flat back and irregular rounded front, probably a spilled drop that has solidified. The small of the two pieces is 23.5mm long, 11.6mm wide and 6.4 mm thick. It weighs 5.1grams. The larger of the two pieces is 27 mm long, 26.8 mm wide and 23.5 mm thick and weighs 40.4 grams.

Sub class: copper alloy

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: UNKNOWN
Period from: BRONZE AGE
Date from: Circa 2000 BC
Date to: Circa AD 1700

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 2
Weight: 45.54 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 17th July 2010

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Laura Burnett
Identified by: Ms Laura Burnett

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Cast
Completeness: Complete

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: West Sussex (County)
District: Chichester (District)
To be known as: Lavant

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

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Recording Institution: SUSS
Created: Thursday 26th August 2010
Updated: Tuesday 31st August 2010

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