SF-63CA03: metal working debris

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METAL WORKING DEBRIS

Unique ID: SF-63CA03

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

Four fragments of copper alloy metal working debris of unknown date.Three pieces are amorphous, with a combined weight of 39.56g. The fourth fragment has traces of moulding, with a groove and two ridges forming a 'collar' above a shaft which extends for 7.7mm. A further arm protrudes at right angles to the collar, and the object weighs 3.06g. It may have been part of a brooch, possibly of Roman or Anglo-Saxon date, but insufficient survives for a positive identification.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: UNKNOWN

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 4
Weight: 42.62 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 1st January 2011

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mrs Jane Carr
Identified by: Mrs Jane Carr

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Completeness: Incomplete

Spatial metadata

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

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: From finder
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

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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