Poorly Located Find Spot record LKH 493 - Bronze Age looped palstave, Undley Fen

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Looped palstave with trident pattern decoration. Formerly recorded as LKH MISC


Grid reference TL 7 8 (point) (Approximate)
Map sheet TL78SW


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Looped palstave with trident pattern decoration. Parallel ribs on septum floor. Loop broken. Poor condition, very pitted. Dark brown, length 16.8 cms. Found in `Undley Fen' (S2). Formerly Fitch collection, NWHCM 17.955. Late MBA to LBA form (S1).
Also recorded in (S3-S5).
Undley Fen is centred at circa TL 685 828 (S6).

Formerly recorded as LKH MISC

Sources/Archives (6)

  • <S1> (No record type): Pendleton C, The Distribution of BA metalwork in NW Suffolk, BA dissertation, Nottingham, 1985, numb.
  • <S2> (No record type): Cheetham F W, BA Metalwork in Norwich Castle Museum, 2nd ed, 1977, 21.
  • <S3> Index: OS. OS Card. OS, card TL78SW53.
  • <S4> (No record type): Edwardson A R, BA Metalwork in Moyses Hall Museum, 1968.
  • <S5> Bibliographic reference: Rowlands M J. 1976. The Organisation of MBA metalworking. number 970.
  • <S6> (No record type): OS, 1 inch to 1 mile, 1st ed, 1865.

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Record last edited

May 21 2020 8:47AM

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