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METAL WORKING DEBRIS

Unique ID: LANCUM-EC8B9C

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

Copper alloy metal working waste possibly ore dating from the Early Bronze Age, that is c. 2150BC to the medieval period 1500AD. The ore is in an irregular trapezoid and exhibits corrosion products. It is not possible to refine the chronology on appearance alone. The length is 105mm, the width is 90mm thickness 80mm and the weight too heavy for scales.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: BRONZE AGE
Period from: BRONZE AGE
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa 2150 BC
Date to: Circa AD 1500

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 105 mm
Width: 90 mm
Thickness: 80 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 2nd March 2017 - Thursday 2nd March 2017

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Stuart Noon
Identified by: Mr Stuart Noon
Secondary identifier: Mr Stuart Noon

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Completeness: Incomplete

Spatial metadata

Region: North West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lancashire (County)
District: Fylde (District)
Parish or ward: Singleton (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SD3940
Four figure Latitude: 53.85263105
Four figure longitude: -2.92879003
1:25K map: SD3940
1:10K map: SD34SE
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: Minimal cultivation

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: LANCUM
Created: 2 years ago
Updated: About one year ago

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