Poorly Located Find Spot record BRD 391 - Bronze looped palstave, near Brandon

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Bronze looped palstave with shield and rib decoration. Formerly recorded as BRD MISC


Grid reference TL 78 85 (point) (Approximate)
Map sheet TL78NE


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Bronze looped palstave with shield and rib decoration. Loop broken. Length 13.5 cms, weight 263.75 gms.
Found in 1873 `near Brandon', formerly Prigg then Sir J Evans collection (S1- S4). Late MBA to LBA2. Listed (incorrectly) as OXFAS 1927.2592 by Rowlands (S5).

Formerly recorded as BRD MISC

Sources/Archives (5)

  • <S1> (No record type): Pendleton C, The Distribution of BA metalwork in NW Suffolk, BA dissertation, Nottingham, 1985, numb.
  • <S2> (No record type): OXFAS, card 1927-2599.
  • <S3> (No record type): BM, National Bronze Implements Catalogue, fig.
  • <S4> Museum Record Card: Ipswich Museum. IPSMG card. IPSMG, card Brandon, BA Gen, undated.
  • <S5> Bibliographic reference: Rowlands M J. 1976. The Organisation of MBA metalworking. number 918.

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  • None recorded

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Record last edited

May 21 2020 8:47AM

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