|Type of record:||Find Spot|
|Name:||Bronze Age rapier|
A Bronze Age copper alloy rapier found in 1945.
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1945. In field north of Little Ouse, and south or Grange Farm.
Copper alloy rapier 49cm (19 1/2") long with 2 rivet holes, influenced by cutting sword and used for topping turnips in 1945 to 48.
(S1) 1/1 by Lansdell in file.
Seen by R.R. Clarke (NCM)
Copy of (S2) in file.
R.R. Clarke (NCM)
- FINDSPOT (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 701 BC)
- RAPIER (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 701 BC)
Protected Status - none
Sources and further reading
|---||Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card. |
|---||Record Card: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Bronze Age. Hockwold-cum-Wilton. |
|---||Secondary File: Secondary File. |
|<S1>||Illustration: Lansdall, B.. 1945. Drawing of a Bronze Age copper alloy rapier.. Paper. 1:1. |
|<S2>||Newspaper Article: 1945. Eastern Daily Press. 7 February. |
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