Monument record MNL 018 - Findspot of a large Bronze-Age perforated axe-hammer.

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Large perforated axe-hammer of grey quartzite (?), weighing 4.


Grid reference Centred TL 6547 7869 (50m by 50m)
Map sheet TL67NE


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Large perforated axe-hammer of grey quartzite (?), weighing 4.5 pounds (S1). Cited map reference of (see 'Not to be published on web' tab for finder/s and/or findspot/s).
Photograph and sketch drawing with MIHLM. Found by the late Mr Sparks, S of Moxon's (Forty) Farm, previous to 2 March 1959. Dimensions 6.75 inches x 3.5 inches (S4) (S5).

Sources/Archives (6)

  • <M1> (No record type): Grace Briscoe archive: diaries.
  • <S1> Bibliographic reference: Suffolk Institute of Archaeology. Proceedings of the Suffolk Institute of Archaeology. Archaeol in Suff, 1959, PSIA, 28, 1959, (2), 165.
  • <S2> Museum Record Card: Ipswich Museum. IPSMG card. IPSMG, card Neo, 1959.
  • <S3> (No record type): CBA, Group 7, Bulletin 6, 1959, 8.
  • <S4> (No record type): MIHLM, card SF/V/58.
  • <S5> (No record type): Briscoe Lady G, diary for 1959, 2nd March.

Finds (1)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Record last edited

Aug 19 2013 12:01PM

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