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Unique ID: NLM-0A8A23

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

Silver or White Metal

Spoon. Spoon with leaf-shaped bowl and a thin stem which joins the underside of the bowl at its flat expanded end. The bowl has been hammered with its edges bent upright, probably for pouring powder or granules into a bottle. Stem now bent backwards. Suggested date: Modern, 1900-1950.

Length (as found): 46.6mm, Width: 15.1mm, Thickness (bowl): 0.6mm, Weight: 6.82gms.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MODERN
Period from: MODERN
Period to: MODERN
Date from: Circa AD 1900
Date to: Circa AD 1950

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 46.6 mm
Width: 15.1 mm
Thickness: 0.6 mm
Weight: 6.82 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 27th March 2012

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mr Martin Foreman
Identified by: Mr Martin Foreman

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLM20139

Materials and construction

Primary material: White metal
Manufacture method: Cast
Completeness: Complete

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: West Lindsey (District)
To be known as: Market Rasen

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 0.1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: NLM
Created: 6 years ago
Updated: 6 years ago

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