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Ingot fragment: CM.1949-2008

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Current Location: In storage


Viking (Ascribed culture)



An angular terminal ingot fragment broken from a bar of rectangular cross-section, of cast and worked copper-alloy

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (2008-11-24) by Taylor, Geoffrey


Early Medieval
800 - 999


Cast and worked copper-alloy. Metal is a base metal of which copper appears to be a major component.

Components of the work

Object composed of copper alloy Weight 1.76 g
Whole Object Height 3 mm Length 11 mm Width 7 mm

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.1949-2008
Primary reference Number: 183821
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 18 May 2015 Last processed: Thursday 3 August 2023

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Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Coins and Medals

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