Record Details

NHER Number:5378
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Bronze Age knife


A Bronze Age copper alloy knife found in 1952.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TL 6905 8719
Map Sheet:TL68NE

Full description

Copper alloy knife with rivet for attchment to hilt 100mm L.
Labelled Methwold in error in (S1) and (S2).
R.R. Clarke (NCM)

[1] says above is correct grid reference, rather than TL 6950 8720 as previously marked.
E. Rose (NAU)

Copy of (S3) in file.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 701 BC)

Associated Finds

  • KNIFE (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 701 BC)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Archive: British Museum. 1913 onwards. Bronze Age Index.
---Record Card: Ordnance Survey Staff. 1933-1979?. Ordnance Survey Record Cards. TL 68 NE 6.
---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. Hockwold-cum-Wilton.
---Secondary File: Secondary File.
<S1>Serial: Norfolk Research Committee Bulletin.. no 5.
<S2>Article in Serial: Clarke, R. R. 1957. Archaeological Discoveries in Norfolk 1949-54. Norfolk Archaeology. Vol XXXI Pt IV pp 395-416. p 397.
<S3>Illustration: Finds Illustrations.

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