Poorly Located Find Spot record BSE 538 - Findspot of a Bronze-Age narrow bladed bronze flanged chisel, palstave form

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Summary

Narrow bladed bronze flanged chisel, palstave form, unlooped. Formerly recorded as BSE MISC

Location

Grid reference Centred TL 85 64 (10000m by 10000m) (Approximate)
Map sheet TL86SE
Civil Parish BURY ST EDMUNDS, ST EDMUNDSBURY, SUFFOLK

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Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Narrow bladed bronze flanged chisel, palstave form, unlooped, 14.4 by 3.3 cms. Plain but completely stripped and badly pitted by former invasive corrosion. "Probably from Bury St Edmunds". Purchased from Major Moor collection (S1)(S2).

Formerly recorded as BSE MISC

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <S1> Museum Record Card: Ipswich Museum. IPSMG card. IPSMG, card 1934-64, 1934.
  • <S2> (No record type): IPSMG, Plunkett T, verbal description, May 1992.
  • <S3> Bibliographic reference: Rowlands M J. 1976. The Organisation of MBA metalworking. no 1122.

Finds (2)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Record last edited

May 21 2020 8:47AM

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