Poorly Located Monument record KTD 026 - Bronze-Age artefact scatter of 2 truncated pyramidal loomweights

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Summary

Three truncated pyramidal `loomweights' of LBA form in Mildenhall Museum (two in former Sid Ford collection, other in former Ashley collection)(R1). Formerly recorded as KTD MISC

Location

Grid reference TL 7 6 (point) (Approximate)
Map sheet TL76NW
Civil Parish KENTFORD, FOREST HEATH, SUFFOLK
County CAMBRIDGESHIRE

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Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Three truncated pyramidal `loomweights' of LBA form in Mildenhall Museum (two in former Sid Ford collection, other in former Ashley collection)(R1). According to typed label with Ashley collection loomweight it was `one of a hoard of twelve found near Kentford in 1941'. Presumably Ford collection loomweights part of same `hoard'. Weights from circa 2425-2670g. Details in (S2).
For other examples see LKH Misc & BAA 005.

Formerly recorded as KTD MISC

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <R1> Unpublished document: Mildenhall Musem. Catalogue. MIHLM, catalogue.
  • <S1> (No record type): MIHLM, typed label (1960s?).
  • <M1> Unpublished document: Suffolk Archaeological Service. Parish file. Parish file: (S2).
  • <S2> (No record type): Mycock, C.. MIHLM (Mycock C), descriptions of loom weights, April 1998.

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Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Record last edited

May 21 2020 8:37AM

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