SUR-1DDDA9: Bronze Age: Awl

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AWL

Unique ID: SUR-1DDDA9

Object type certainty: Possibly
Workflow status: Published Find published

A late Bronze Age to Iron Age copper-alloy possible awl which is sub-circular in section and flatter at the wider end. The surface of the awl is rough and has a dark green patina.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: BRONZE AGE
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: BRONZE AGE
Period to: IRON AGE
Date from: Circa 1150 BC
Date to: Circa 1 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 64.6 mm
Weight: 7 g
Diameter: 5.5 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mrs Margaret Broomfield
Identified by: Mrs Margaret Broomfield

Other reference numbers

Other reference: 17-670

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Cast
Completeness: Complete

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Surrey (County)
District: Mole Valley (District)
Parish or ward: Betchworth (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TQ2149
Four figure Latitude: 51.2273739
Four figure longitude: -0.2684997
1:25K map: TQ2149
1:10K map: TQ24NW
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 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: SUR
Created: About one year ago
Updated: 23 days ago

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