Record Details

NHER Number:5369
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Bronze Age palstave

Summary

A Bronze Age palstave found in 1953.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TL 675 858
Map Sheet:TL68NE
Parish:HOCKWOLD CUM WILTON, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

1953. Near Stanch by 'Green Dragon'.
Copper alloy palstave about 159mm long, 65mm wide.
(S1) in the Illustration Library.
R.R. Clarke (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

---Unpublished document: British Museum. National Bronze Index.
---Archive: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Bronze Age. Hockwold-Cum-wilton.
---Secondary File: Secondary file.
<S1>Illustration: Unknown. 1953. Drawing of a Bronze Age palstave.. Paper. 1:1.

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