Poorly Located Find Spot record MNL 874 - Findspot of a Neolithic axehead

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Mildenhall (area). Formerly recorded as MNL MISC


Grid reference TL 67 78 (point) (Approximate)
Map sheet TL67NE


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Mildenhall (area). Stone axe, 8.5 inches long. Petrologically sliced on unknown date, possibly by late Dr H H Thomas, but result unknown. Acquired by late Alexander Keiller in early 1920's, presumably purchased, presented to Avebury Museum and then to IPSMG 1965.
Same (?) as IPSMG 965.89 85/3, dolerite or greenstone axe from Mildenhall(?) listed in (S2).

Formerly recorded as MNL MISC

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <S1> Museum Record Card: Ipswich Museum. IPSMG card. IPSMG, card 965-89.
  • <S2> (No record type): Clough T H McK and Cummins W A (eds), Stone Axe Studies, 2, CBA RR, 67, 1988, 181, no 72.

Finds (1)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Record last edited

May 21 2020 8:48AM

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