Record Details

NHER Number:18181
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Beaker arrowhead

Summary

A Beaker barbed and tanged arrowhead, made of flint, found in 1982.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TF 6867 0635
Map Sheet:TF60NE
Parish:FINCHAM, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

May/June 1982. Found in digging garden.
Barbed and tanged arrowhead in grey patinated flint, (S1). Very finely worked. Triangular with slightly convex sides. 1 barb type. Tang broken off and missing. Owner had earlier noted flint chippings in garden but had not collected them.
Length 3.5cm, 4.2cm including barb. Maximum width 2.5cm.
Identified by E. James (KLM) 4 June 1982

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Beaker - 2300 BC to 1700 BC)

Associated Finds

  • BARBED AND TANGED ARROWHEAD (Beaker - 2300 BC to 1700 BC)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.
---Secondary File: Secondary File.
<S1>Illustration: Unknown. 1982. Drawing of an Early Saxon barbed and tanged arrowhead.. Paper. 1:1.

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