NMS-6EE5AB: Undated copper alloy ingot

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Unique ID: NMS-6EE5AB

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

Undated copper alloy ingot, cast sub rectangular-sectioned (worn granular transverse break with large indentation), surviving end chamfered with horizontal arris which continues on both very slightly faceted sides. Probably ancient although undatable. Extant length 30mm. Width 18mm. Thickness 14.5mm. Weight 831.2 grains / 53.86g.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: UNKNOWN
Period from: UNKNOWN
Period to: UNKNOWN

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 30 mm
Width: 18 mm
Thickness: 14.5 mm
Weight: 53.86 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 21st October 2014 - Monday 17th November 2014

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Steven Ashley
Identified by: Mr Steven Ashley

Other reference numbers

SMR reference number: 60266
Other reference: NMD112014

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Completeness: Incomplete

Spatial metadata

County or Unitary authority: Norfolk (County)
District: South Norfolk (District)
Parish or ward: Bunwell (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TM1195
Four figure Latitude: 52.51202915
Four figure longitude: 1.10800733
1:25K map: TM1195
1:10K map: TM19NW
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

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: NMS
Created: 4 years ago
Updated: 4 years ago

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