WILT-33075E: Roman spoon

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SPOON

Unique ID: WILT-33075E

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A incomplete copper-alloy Roman spoon (AD 43-410), missing most of the handle and some of the end of the bowl. The bowl is almond shaped, and measures 31.87mm long, 16.35mm wide, and 3.56mm thick. The join of the handle remains in part, and the section of this fragment suggests a circular or rectangular shaped cross-section approximately 2.7mm diameter. The spoon weighs 2.33g.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 43
Date to: Circa AD 410

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 31.87 mm
Width: 16.35 mm
Thickness: 3.56 mm
Weight: 2.33 g

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Luke Fletcher
Identified by: Mr Luke Fletcher

Other reference numbers

Other reference: SWM4262

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Complete

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Suffolk (County)
District: Babergh (District)
Parish or ward: Little Waldingfield (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TL9245
Four figure Latitude: 52.07007739
Four figure longitude: 0.79992508
1:25K map: TL9245
1:10K map: TL94NW
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

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

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