Poorly Located Find Spot record PLS 067 - Bronze age flat axe, Loose or Loss Field

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Summary

Flat bronze axe - chisel fragment, ancient? butt break. Formerly recorded as PLS MISC

Location

Grid reference TL 98 39 (point) (Approximate)
Map sheet TL93NE
Civil Parish POLSTEAD, BABERGH, SUFFOLK

Map

Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Flat bronze axe - chisel fragment, ancient? butt break. Length 5.55(+)cms, Needham Class 4. Found in field near Shoulder of Mutton Inn circa 1918 - 1920. Presented to IPSMG by GMAJ Woods, Oak Cottage, Polstead in 1939 (S1)(S2).

Formerly recorded as PLS MISC

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <S1> Museum Record Card: Ipswich Museum. IPSMG card. IPSMG, card 1939-144, 1939.
  • <S2> (No record type): Needham S P, The EBA axeheads of central S England, upub PhD thesis, Cardiff, 1983, 352.

Finds (2)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Record last edited

May 21 2020 8:46AM

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