|Type of record:||Find Spot|
|Name:||Bronze Age rapier|
Metal detecting on the beach in 1994 recovered a Middle Bronze Age copper alloy rapier.
Images - none
|Grid Reference:||TG 42 27|
|Parish:||SEA PALLING, NORTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK|
June 1994. Found upright on beach in peat and clay bank on boundary between old parishes of Eccles and Palling; mostly in peat. End 15cm (6 inches) below the surface.
Found with metal detector by .
Middle Bronze Age rapier. Drawing (S1) in file.
Information from drawing and note at NCM, rediscovered in May 1999, and letter from .
E. Rose (NLA), 28 May 1999.
Found close to NHER 32001, but nearer to the sea wall and about 15 metres from it.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 10 November 2000.
- FINDSPOT (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 701 BC)
- RAPIER (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 701 BC)
- RAPIER (Middle Bronze Age - 1600 BC to 1001 BC)
Protected Status - none
Sources and further reading
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|<S1>||Illustration: Finds Illustration. |
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