Record Details

NHER Number:10930
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Bronze Age metal find

Summary

A Bronze Age copper alloy palstave was found in the mid 19th century. The exact date and method of discovery are not known.

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Location

Parish:GISSING, SOUTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

Found in the mid 19th century.
Bronze unlooped palstave with three ribbed shield pattern.
Width 62mm, length 153mm.

T. Clough (NCM).

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 701 BC)

Associated Finds

  • PALSTAVE (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 701 BC)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Archive: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Bronze Age. Gissing.

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