|Type of record:||Find Spot|
|Name:||Bronze Age axes (Diss, poorly located)|
A Bronze Age flanged axehead and palstave, made of copper alloy, found before 1853.
Images - none
|Parish:||DISS, SOUTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK|
2 copper alloy celts.
(S2) lists a palstave from Diss 15.9cm long by 4.1cm wide as 'lost?', but no source or details are given.
Is this one of the above?
E. Rose (NAU) 28 January 1982.
Haft-flanged axe from Diss in Wellcome Collection (British Museum (Prehistoric and Romano British Antiquities), possibly one of above.
A. J. Lawson (NAU) October 1982.
- FINDSPOT (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 701 BC)
- FLANGED AXEHEAD (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 701 BC)
- PALSTAVE (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. Diss. |
|<S1>||Documentary Source: Manning, C. R. 1853. Catalogue of Antiquities found in the County of Norfolk. f. 16. |
|<S2>||Monograph: Rowlands, M. J. 1976. The Organisation of Middle Bronze Age Metalworking. British Archaeological Report. No 31. No 741. |
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