SF-8A99FF: Unidentified object of the Iron Age to the Roman period (possibly )

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UNIDENTIFIED OBJECT

Unique ID: SF-8A99FF

Object type certainty: Certain
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A copper-alloy unidentified object possibly of the Iron Age to the Roman period, dating to 50 BC- AD 100. It is a cylindrical shaft, which has a flared and flattened circular end, while the other end is moulded into a shape of a triangular barbed arrow tip. The latter has a rounded end. The surface has a greyish green patina and is moderate pitted and corroded.

See close parallel on this database: SF-E04AD0.

Length: 59.77 mm

Width of the arrow-shaped tip: 13.42 mm

Diameter of the flattened end: 13.90 mm

Diameter of the shaft: 7.19 mm

Weight: 22.76 g

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: IRON AGE
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: IRON AGE
Period to: ROMAN

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 59.77 mm
Width: 13.42 mm
Weight: 22.76 g
Diameter: 7.19 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 14th November 2018

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Riccardo Caravello
Identified by: Mr Riccardo Caravello

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Norfolk (County)
District: South Norfolk (District)
To be known as: Shelfanger

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: SF
Created: 2 months ago
Updated: 2 months ago

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