|Type of record:||Find Spot|
|Name:||Bronze Age axe|
A Bronze Age copper alloy socketed axe was found at this spot.
Images - none
|Grid Reference:||TF 86 39|
|Parish:||BURNHAM THORPE, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK|
September 1985. Found at unknown depth when working in arable field.
Copper alloy socketed axe, length 10cm, width of socket 4.5cm, of blade 5.5cm overall. Two ribs around edge of socket, otherwise plain. One side of blade chipped, same side as loop. Deep crack in socket edge, splitting an ovoid hole between the two decorative ribs.
E. M. James (NCM) 4 November 1985.
- FINDSPOT (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 701 BC)
- SOCKETED AXEHEAD (Late Bronze Age - 1000 BC to 701 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: Finds Illustrations. |
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