Poorly Located Find Spot record MNL 999 - Bronze Age haft flanged axe, near Mildenhall
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|Grid reference||TL 67 78 (point) (Approximate)|
|Civil Parish||MILDENHALL, FOREST HEATH, SUFFOLK|
Type and Period (1)
Bronze haft flanged axe with narrow blade. Leaf shaped flanges ending in angular ridge just below stop ridge. Length 12.8 cms, weight 261 gms. Found `near Mildenhall' (S1). Class 1, group 2b flanged axe, incorrectly listed as IPSMG 1924.52 (S2) of EMBA (S1). Purchased by IPSMG in 1900 (S3).
Formerly recorded as MNL MISC
- <S1> SSF15913 (No record type): Pendleton C, The Distribution of BA Metalwork in NW Suffolk, BA dissertation, Nottingham, 1985, numb.
- <S2> SSF17816 Bibliographic reference: Rowlands M J. 1976. The Organisation of MBA metalworking. 281, plate 25.
- <S3> SSF50070 Museum Record Card: Ipswich Museum. IPSMG card. IPSMG, card Mildenhall 1920-51.13,2,8, undated.
- <S4> SSF11643 (No record type): National Bronze Implements Catalogue, BM, (ill).
- None recorded
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Record last edited
May 21 2020 8:47AM