Record Details

NHER Number:2589
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Bronze Age axehead


A Bronze Age copper alloy socketed axe with three widely spaced ribs was found by a man hoeing mangles in 1925.

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Full description

Spring 1925. Found by a man hoeing mangles. 1/2 way between Feltwell and Southery.
Socketed axe (105mm length) Three thin ribs on face, widely spaced. For a comparison see W. G. 2079 in the British Museum from Feltwell Hoard.
See (S1).
R. R. Clarke (NCM).

Monument Types

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

Associated Finds

  • SOCKETED 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. Feltwell.
<S1>Monograph: 1920. Catalogue of Bronze Age Antiquities in the British Museum.. p 129.

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