Record Details

NHER Number:5822
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Bronze Age looped palstave

Summary

In 1888 a Bronze Age ribbed palstave with a very pronounced stop ridge was found somewhere in Thetford.

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Location

Parish:THETFORD, BRECKLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

1888.
Ribbed bronze palstave (17.2cm long). Very pronounced stop ridge. Looped.
Held by Ashmolean Museum as part of the Evans Collection.
See (S1) (Clarkes Class IV).
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

---Archive: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Bronze Age. Thetford.
<S1>Article in serial: 1940. Antiquaries Journal. Vol XX, p 66.

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