Record Details

NHER Number:2095
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Bronze Age palstave


A Middle or Late Bronze Age palstave found in 1964.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TF 9959 3608
Map Sheet:TF93NE

Full description

About 1964. Stray Find.
Found on surface of field.
Copper alloy palstave. See drawing (S1).
Middle Bronze Age/Late Bronze Age transitional 1000 BC (+-10), southwest type, compare with Taunton workshop hoard.
Information from (S2).
Amended by P. Watkins (HES), 26 February 2018.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Middle Bronze Age to Late Bronze Age - 1600 BC to 701 BC)

Associated Finds

  • PALSTAVE (Middle Bronze Age to Late Bronze Age - 1600 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: Milligan, W. F. 1974. Drawing of a Middle/Late Bronze Age copper alloy palstave. Card. 1:1.
<S2>Record Card: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Bronze Age. Hindringham.

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