SF-D0BB66: Unidentified object

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UNIDENTIFIED OBJECT

Unique ID: SF-D0BB66

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation

A fragment of copper alloy, with some iron, of unknown date. It has been burnt and has sandy accretions adhering to its surface. It is irregular in shape, 26.92mm x 20.3mm, and weighs 5.28g.

The fragment is too insubstantial to be identified, but is recorded as cremated fragments of Anglo-Saxon date are known from the area where this piece was found.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: UNKNOWN
Period from: UNKNOWN

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 26.92 mm
Width: 20.3 mm
Weight: 5.28 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 1st April 2010

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mrs Jane Carr
Identified by: Dr Colin Pendleton

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Secondary material: Iron
Completeness: Incomplete

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Suffolk (County)
District: Mid Suffolk (District)
To be known as: Yaxley

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 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: SF
Created: 8 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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