Poorly Located Find Spot record MNL 886 - Findspot of a Bronze-Age looped palstave

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Summary

Looped palstave with central rib decoration, pitted and incrusted. Formerly recorded as MNL MISC

Location

Grid reference TL 67 78 (point) (Approximate)
Map sheet TL67NE
Civil Parish MILDENHALL, FOREST HEATH, SUFFOLK

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Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Looped palstave with central rib decoration, pitted and incrusted. Green patina, 16.3 cms long, weight 409 gms. "Found near Mildenhall", LMBA. Purchased by IPSMG in 1900. Listed twice by Rowlands - IPSMG 1920-51.9 and 1910-51.9 (S1)(S2)(S3)(S4).

Formerly recorded as MNL MISC

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <S1> (No record type): Pendleton C, The Distribution of BA Metalwork in NW Suffolk, BA dissertation, Nottingham, 1985, numb.
  • <S2> (No record type): National Bronze Implements Catalogue, BM, (ill).
  • <S3> Museum Record Card: Ipswich Museum. IPSMG card. IPSMG, card Mildenhall 1920-51.9, undated.
  • <S4> Bibliographic reference: Rowlands M J. 1976. The Organisation of MBA metalworking. nos 952,954, plate 32.

Finds (1)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Record last edited

May 21 2020 8:47AM

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