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METAL WORKING DEBRIS

Unique ID: SF-E6C93B

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

Three fragments of Bronze Age to post-medieval copper alloy metal working debris. All three are undiagnostic in form with multiple worn breaks, although one is rounded and could possibly be from the socket of a late Bronze Age axe.

1. Length: 34.12mm, width: 27.62mm, thickness: 20.10mm, weight: 56.49g

2. Length: 38.19mm, width: 16.66mm, thickness: 16.87mm, weight: 20.24g

3. Length: 36.60mm, width: 23.59mm, thickness: 15.11mm, weight: 34.95g

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: BRONZE AGE
Period from: BRONZE AGE
Period to: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa 2350 BC
Date to: Circa AD 1700

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 3

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 1st February 2015

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Anna Booth
Identified by: Ms Anna Booth

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Completeness: Fragment

Spatial metadata

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

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: From finder
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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Audit data

Recording Institution: SF
Created: 3 years ago
Updated: 3 years ago

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