Record Details

NHER Number:2656
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Bronze Age short flanged axehead (poorly located)


A Bronze Age short flanged axehead was recovered from the parish of Swaffham. The exact date and location of this discovery are unclear.

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Full description

Short bronze flanged axe (106 mm long) in Leeds Museum. British Archaeological Index.
R. R. Clarke (NCM).

Monument Types

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

Associated Finds

  • FLANGED AXEHEAD (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. Swaffham.

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