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Unique ID: LVPL1141

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Shield pattern motif on the blade, prominent stop-ridge. Corroded condition, some damage to butt-end. Retains some patina.


Maximum blade width 46mm.


Broad period: BRONZE AGE
Subperiod from: Middle
Period from: BRONZE AGE
Date from: Circa 1400 BC
Date to: Circa 1000 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 122 mm
Width: 26 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 1st February 2000

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Nick Herepath

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Cast

Spatial metadata

Region: West Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Shropshire (Unitary Authority)
District: Shropshire (Unitary Authority)

Spatial coordinates

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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Recording Institution: LVPL
Created: 18 years ago
Updated: 7 years ago

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