WREX-0534A9: Tip of a middle Bronze Age palstave c.1500-1150BC

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Unique ID: WREX-0534A9

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

Tip of a middle BA palstave with traces of a central rib - c1500-1150 BC

Length: 35mm; width: 55mm; thickness: 10.7mm; weight: 74.9g

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: BRONZE AGE
Period from: BRONZE AGE
Period to: BRONZE AGE
Date from: Circa 1500 BC
Date to: Circa 1150 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 35 mm
Width: 55 mm
Thickness: 10.7 mm
Weight: 74.9 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 10th June 2018 - Sunday 10th June 2018

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Susie White
Identified by: Dr Susie White
Secondary identifier: Mr Peter Reavill

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NWales PAS 140918/7

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Completeness: Fragment

Spatial metadata

Region: West Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Shropshire (Unitary Authority)
District: Shropshire (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Cockshutt

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
Discovery circumstances: Found while metal detecting on an orgainsed dig.

References cited

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Updated: 24 days ago

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